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Pattern Reviews> Butterick> 7186 (circa 1955) (Girls Sailor Dress)

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Posted on:12/13/12 8:03 AM
Last Updated:12/25/12 9:08 AM

Review Rating: Helpful by 2 people    Very Helpful by 7 people   
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MaryDB said... (1/15/13 12:37 PM) Reply
OMG that is so precious! I am pretty sure my mother made that dress for me when I was little. Love it, and congratulation on winning the contest!
MamaSewing said... (1/15/13 9:39 AM) Reply
Just adorable! I absolutely love vintage sailor styles for little ones.
FrancyDe said... (1/12/13 3:09 PM) Reply
Congratulations Sugarduck! This is an adorable sailor dress - and what a precious little model you have too! ;)
wildbluestarz said... (1/7/13 11:52 AM) Reply
Love! Just adorable:)
MariannaSew2Pro said... (1/6/13 1:32 PM) Reply
How beautiful! The colour and style reminds me of that outing to the park in Mary Poppins!
SewMentalMama said... (1/2/13 8:02 AM) Reply
Gorgeous! Such a beautiful sailor dress.
Elemenopeo said... (12/27/12 10:16 AM) Reply
SO cute!
JanElise said... (12/25/12 11:17 PM) Reply
This is precious! So so cute!
cowgirlbb said... (12/25/12 7:42 PM) Reply
Incredibly darling!!!
guineveresmom said... (12/25/12 12:41 PM) Reply
Such a super sweet dress.
AuntieShel said... (12/25/12 11:30 AM) Reply
Cutest ever!! You did a fantastic job of grading down the pattern to fit your adorable daughter.
ahrizel said... (12/25/12 10:49 AM) Reply
Adorable dress on an adorable little girl!
CAgirl said... (12/16/12 8:02 AM) Reply
I just love it!!!!!!!! Perfect match of pattern, fabric and embellishment!
sugarduck said... (12/15/12 1:00 PM) Reply
Thank you everyone for your lovely comments!
KathleenS said... (12/14/12 10:52 PM) Reply
So cute!
julliams said... (12/14/12 4:52 PM) Reply
That is so sweet. The first thing I noticed was the dart and how tailored it makes the dress look. Then I too realised that darts are missing in children's clothing these days. I also wonder why that is but then I guess some children's waistines are as broad as their chests (or broader) so I guess it just depends on what kind of shape your child is. I bet she looks so cute in it.
MelissaB in WA said... (12/14/12 10:21 AM) Reply
That is adorable! I have a thing for sailor dresses and suits and your rendition is gorgeous!
BettyMike said... (12/14/12 6:32 AM) Reply
Adorable! I love it when little girls actually dress like little girls!
KensingtonCrab said... (12/13/12 3:10 PM) Reply
Very sweet! I love traditional children's clothes!
KensingtonCrab said... (12/13/12 3:10 PM) Reply
Very sweet! I love traditional children's clothes!
mittensonfabric said... (12/13/12 12:20 PM) Reply
This is so cute. I love vintage dress patterns
karen n said... (12/13/12 11:31 AM) Reply
So cute!
mnitts said... (12/13/12 10:30 AM) Reply
SewRaeMe said... (12/13/12 9:57 AM) Reply
this is just adorable, I am sure I had a dress much like it when I was younger. I guess that makes me vintage!
Shellia said... (12/13/12 8:25 AM) Reply
Very cute!
Holmar said... (12/13/12 8:13 AM) Reply
Beautifully made dress...your daughter will look adorable wearing it!
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