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Pattern Reviews> Simplicity> Vintage 7927 (1977) (Hooded Dress)

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Posted on:4/14/12 7:03 PM


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StudioCherie said... (5/5/12 5:54 PM) Reply
great review. Some of those '70s patterns were pretty funny compared to how we wear things today. I had a similar experience with a wrap dress pattern being too low on the sides. It does look pretty on you.
Margaret said... (4/22/12 3:55 PM) Reply
Very nice! The gussets do sound weird, but anyway the dress looks great on you!
AuntieShel said... (4/19/12 4:02 PM) Reply
LOVE this!! I think it looks great on you!!
Graca said... (4/17/12 10:17 PM) Reply
Great job and I have to tell you that this review made me smile because it was one of the first patterns I learned how to sew with back in home economics class!
ChantillyDreams said... (4/16/12 5:39 PM) Reply
I am a big fan of cotton lawn...I love it's softness. What a great job you did on this dress!
velosewer said... (4/15/12 8:05 PM) Reply
You've done a nice job with this style. Sounds like your winter idea will work well in corduroy.
Sue Parrott said... (4/15/12 6:02 PM) Reply
It is a cute dress and I love your choice of fabric. Optional gussets? Weird! It looks cute with the tank underneath. :)
Elizabeth made this said... (4/15/12 4:24 PM) Reply
I love the hood, and the snap in gusset sounds fascinating!
petro said... (4/15/12 7:36 AM) Reply
Looks nice and cool and summery, the gusset idea is a little strange though.
ChristmasHills said... (4/15/12 2:39 AM) Reply
Nice job but I'm with you on those "optional" gussets. How bizarre!
zoe said... (4/14/12 8:21 PM) Reply
Love the delicate cotton lawn fabric. Cute, comfortable dress!
sewsue1 said... (4/14/12 8:07 PM) Reply
I think it's really cute on you! Nice job and love the fabric choice.
 
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