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Pattern Reviews> Butterick> 6574 (vintage sundress)

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Posted on:6/9/10 1:35 PM


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Barbara V said... (6/10/10 1:04 PM) Reply
Great style and very becoming on you! Your fitting adjustments are perfect.
RachelEsq said... (6/10/10 12:21 PM) Reply
Lovely summer dress.
graustark said... (6/10/10 12:03 PM) Reply
Thanks everyone for your kind comments! And yes, SpinningJenny and svetlana, I forgot to mention what I did with the hem. I cut it a little shorter than I meant, so I finished the edge with store-bought double-fold bias tape in a complimentary green color.
svetlana said... (6/10/10 7:14 AM) Reply
How did you finish the hem? I can't see it very clearly. It looks like there is contast.
SpinningJenny said... (6/10/10 5:29 AM) Reply
Your redrafting has worked a treat. What a great fit, and a really pretty retro style that suits you. Love the binding (?) on the hem of version 2.
21wale said... (6/9/10 9:12 PM) Reply
Darling dress! I like your matching dog "accessory"!
Re Becca said... (6/9/10 8:55 PM) Reply
This looks super cute on you! You did a such a great job on the fit.
Catbird said... (6/9/10 8:03 PM) Reply
Just perfect from every angle, coming and going. This style suits you so well and you've picked the most flattering length for your figure. I love the pictures, including the ones of the sea and the seabirds.
tangolover said... (6/9/10 7:20 PM) Reply
You did a great job to make this fit you, & it looks so much like the pattern! Well done!
marec said... (6/9/10 6:58 PM) Reply
My goodness, those are cute dresses. I love the fabrics and the tabs. Cute!!
Nan Kay said... (6/9/10 6:41 PM) Reply
Love it,what a great look.
seaweed said... (6/9/10 6:11 PM) Reply
Nice job! I wish this pattern were reprinted, I'd make it in a heartbeat.
ggf2005 said... (6/9/10 4:55 PM) Reply
you did a great job, this looks wonderful!
MNBarb said... (6/9/10 4:44 PM) Reply
This dress is so cute, and your little dog, too. I love the bodice details.
Taarna said... (6/9/10 4:38 PM) Reply
vERY CUTE DRESS!
lynne1nor said... (6/9/10 4:29 PM) Reply
Very nice job on a cute dress! The fit looks great!
sewtime said... (6/9/10 3:49 PM) Reply
Cute dress, love the button on the bodice front!!
Heatherrique said... (6/9/10 3:01 PM) Reply
Such a pretty dress on you! This is definitely a timeless style!
Rhoda K said... (6/9/10 1:47 PM) Reply
Such cute dresses, I really like the retro styling. They both look very good on you. Also, thanks for the tip of drawing the seamline on the lining. I think that would be easier than using a seam guide, when working with such detail.
 
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