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Butterick: 6527 - Type:Dresses    printable version
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Sassy T said...
Well I clicked into your pic and thought . . .OMG that is so pretty. The fabric is to die for. And so very 50's.
12/31/11 6:11 AM
Huntwoman said...
Your dress is gorgeous, I love this fabric choice and the way you put it together.
12/31/11 7:17 AM
kimmielovesparis said...
Love the retro look. The fabric is fab! You did a great job.
12/31/11 12:11 PM
SewWil said...
Super cute dress! Great fabric / pattern combination.
12/31/11 12:31 PM
Norsecross said...
The bird fabric is to die for! it must have come off the loom with instructions " MAKE ME INTO A SUNDRESS". I am totally going to steal your short-zipper button trick. Brilliant and eco friendly, think of all the gas you saved not running a specific errand for a silly zipper. I have the same experience with vintage patterns, they are unduly modest around the neckline and they assume you will be wearing a corset/girdle. you get special credit for the piping...what a hassle...so cute!
12/31/11 2:42 PM
Schnauzer said...
I love this dress, especially as it has been sewn using the techniques of the 50s. Beautiful work!
12/31/11 10:02 PM
Raye Ann said...
The pattern may not be special, but your sundress is! Very pretty.
1/1/12 12:04 PM
HDWen said...
Retro that looks so very classy on you! Very stylish and I like the wider shoulder straps
1/24/12 8:59 PM
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