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Pattern Reviews> New Look> 6803 (Misses Easy Dresses, Tunics and Belt)

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Posted on:7/24/12 12:23 PM
Last Updated:7/24/12 12:24 PM

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Norsecross said... (3/17/13 1:28 AM) Reply
You saved it! I too HATE a dress that is tailored like a bag over one's head. The back button makes the back fetching, I think is was a good move. If I make this dress I will take all your advice and follow your lead.
ggf2005 said... (7/25/12 4:15 PM) Reply
callmeRuth said... (7/25/12 3:10 PM) Reply
Thank you all for commenting. I appreciate it!
Jrhee said... (7/25/12 4:01 AM) Reply
It is so not a sack! It is very nice on you!
pdiddly said... (7/25/12 2:33 AM) Reply
love it
Dilliander said... (7/24/12 9:50 PM) Reply
I also looked at the photos and thought it was lovely on you, especially with the belt :)
grays08 said... (7/24/12 8:45 PM) Reply
This is really cute with the belt or sash, and I love your fabric. I also don't notice the ballooning but also know how you feel as I have a few things with pleats in the front that seem to make the middle float out or at least make me feel like it's huge.
Barbara V said... (7/24/12 6:55 PM) Reply
I enjoyed looking through your pictures first and didn't notice a front balloon/puff problem. Too bad it was sooo oversized, but you altered it nicely to a really good fit. It looks great on you and is a perfect summery dress as you originally intended!!!
Heatherrique said... (7/24/12 3:12 PM) Reply
Another attractive version that is much better than New Lookie's. You look summer runway gorgeous!
Amanda.Claire said... (7/24/12 1:31 PM) Reply
Your dress is so well made and pretty! I bet it is comfortable in this heat too.
AdaF said... (7/22/12 7:17 PM) Reply
I think is super cute! Love the fabric. Nice detail with the belt.
SewOm said... (7/22/12 12:56 PM) Reply
It is really cute. And I like self fabric belt - its adds visual interest as well as shaping.
prttynpnk said... (7/22/12 7:08 AM) Reply
I think it's beyond almost cute- experiment with som e fun belts and enjoy.
brissie71 said... (7/22/12 0:40 AM) Reply
It's beautiful. I really like your choice of fabric. And the belt looks perfect.
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