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Butterick: B5132 (Chetta B) - Type:Dresses    printable version
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Nancywin said...
WOW - this dress definitely has the va-va-voom! factor! It looks great on you and you did a wonderful job. Good going :-)
10/5/08 5:06 PM
Christina Sonja said...
This is one sexy LBD! Definitely worth all the effort.
10/5/08 6:46 PM
Vonnevo said...
Beautiful with the W-O-W factor too. Love it :)
10/5/08 7:00 PM
HLT said...
What a great LBD!!!
10/5/08 7:15 PM
Lori V said...
Looks like a great LBD.
10/5/08 8:04 PM
Dei said...
This is beautiful! Thanks for the heads up about the instruction glitches.
10/5/08 8:15 PM
Erica B. said...
Cindy, you look gorgeous! Fabulous LBD!
10/5/08 9:13 PM
Meggie LuLu said...
What a CUTE dress!!! It fits you like a dream!!!
10/5/08 9:30 PM
MelissaB in WA said...
Gorgeous LBD my friend, you look so hot - bet your hubby is drooling all over you! ;-P
10/5/08 11:21 PM
LindsayT said...
This is a sexy little LBD. Nice!
10/5/08 11:27 PM
Heatherrique said...
You look electrifying, Cindy! This is also a wonderful style for you!
10/6/08 0:08 AM
Ody said...
Wow! That is the quid essential LBD! You look mauvalous darling! Tim Gunn would approve!
10/6/08 0:55 AM
MissCelie said...
Hubba hubba! Thanks for all the hints!
10/6/08 8:29 AM
carolynw said...
Great LBD - you do the pattern every justice with your so neat figure.
10/6/08 8:34 AM
Mahler said...
The final result looks wonderful. Great little black dress. I am sorry you had problems with the V Neck stitch and all those narrow hems. I agree with you that on certain types of jerseys, it is so difficult. Thank you for reviewing all those details and catch 22.
10/6/08 12:42 PM
Annette1 said...
Boy, this may be a mediocre pattern, but there's nothing MEDIOCRE about that dress on YOU! :o) Va-va-voom!
10/6/08 12:50 PM
kim*brown said...
You make a medicore pattern look great! Very pretty smile too!
10/6/08 1:56 PM
loohoo44 said...
Cindy you make the dress look fabulous! Thanks for all the tips.
10/7/08 4:28 PM
lilyofthevalley said...
Cindy, this beautiful little LBD is a real show stopper on you, from each and every angle. Despite your instructional difficulties, your construction appears flawless. I hadn't noticed until today what gorgeous arms you have and this dress draws attention to this very fine attribute. Quite lovely, Lily
10/8/08 3:40 PM
AnneM said...
Very pretty, and always nice to have a relatively short project. Congrats.
10/20/08 8:50 PM
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