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Reviewed by:Ann B.
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Posted on:11/12/09 2:15 PM
Pattern Size:Plus-Sized Regular 
Review Rating: Helpful by 2 people    Very Helpful by 16 people   
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nicegirl said... (11/13/09 5:13 PM) Reply
This is so cute on you!!!! What a fabulous result.
kathigarn said... (11/13/09 12:31 PM) Reply
Very cute dress - a becoming style on you!
li'l miss muffett said... (11/13/09 10:41 AM) Reply
Love it! I can't wait to get my pattern in the mail!
Sic said... (11/13/09 9:14 AM) Reply
Great looking dress! Thanks for the review!
Rebecca D said... (11/13/09 7:09 AM) Reply
Yes, the dress is a winner for you, very nice looking. I really appreciate the helpful review. The one quarter inch elastic for the waist concerned me, so I am glad to hear your suggestion to go up to a wider width. I bought some three-eighths just in case. Since my skills at serging elastic onto a seam are still building, I will try the long zigzag as you suggest.
Kayseri said... (11/13/09 4:22 AM) Reply
Very classy dress - I'd never have thought it from the pattern.
Dmd4106 said... (11/12/09 11:58 PM) Reply
Cute dress! At first glance I thought that the neck scarf was a generous cowl neck. I luv the look! Great job
michellep74 said... (11/12/09 11:51 PM) Reply
Very cute--this looks like a great dress for winter.
AnneMarie60 said... (11/12/09 11:40 PM) Reply
Very pretty. Love the cowl collar. Thanks for the great hints!
Nancy K said... (11/12/09 8:32 PM) Reply
This looks great on you. I just got mine and I am looking forward to sewing one up.
Sherril Miller said... (11/12/09 4:06 PM) Reply
Perfect for the winter. I love the length and the neck scarf with the dress. Thanks for the review on alterations you needed.
jannw said... (11/12/09 3:03 PM) Reply
Very nice..I really like the scarf..It looks very good on you..I'll have to add this one to my list..thank you
Michelle L said... (11/12/09 2:50 PM) Reply
Great job, Ann! I really like how yours turned out in the lighter fabric, and the scarf is a great touch. Very pretty!
pterion said... (11/12/09 2:38 PM) Reply
Lovely dress, Ann! It's a flattering style and will also look terrific in the rayon!
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