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Pattern Reviews> Butterick> 4919 (Retro '52 Misses Dress)

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Posted on:6/21/08 10:31 AM


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Kellie R. said... (8/15/08 4:01 PM) Reply
Wearable? You've underrated your work. Your dress turned out lovely and you wouldn't be able to tell that you had any challenges with the size - a credit to your ability. Great job and congrats on the weight loss!
dzesika said... (6/25/08 8:18 PM) Reply
LOVE it, and the colour is perfect for you.
shopgrrl said... (6/23/08 9:44 PM) Reply
This dress looks very elegant and expensive, imo. I would totally think you bought it at a nice boutique. Your necklace looks great with it!
Annette1 said... (6/23/08 6:16 PM) Reply
What a lovely and classy dress. I see no flaws whatsoever. :o) Nice save on the bodice fit. Your darts look like another design element.
Danvillegirl said... (6/22/08 7:33 AM) Reply
Good save. Nice looking dress!
Flying Seamstress said... (6/21/08 11:31 PM) Reply
This dress is completely lovely on you! Just think how great it will fit and look when you sew the smaller size ~ congrats on a beautiful dress AND the weight loss!
leanmeansewingmachine said... (6/21/08 9:49 PM) Reply
Great job on a great looking dress!
Heatherrique said... (6/21/08 6:21 PM) Reply
Stunningly gorgeous! Great work on your dress!
washer_woman said... (6/21/08 4:44 PM) Reply
Just gorgeous! Thanks for the review!
MagpieJen said... (6/21/08 12:14 PM) Reply
I think it looks flattering and swishy! The fabric flaws are really not noticeable in the photos. You did a great job putting this dress together with those challenges.
frogs2 said... (6/21/08 12:12 PM) Reply
The dress looks very nice, but I think that's mostly due to the terrific body you are developing. Congratulations!
sewbehind said... (6/21/08 12:09 PM) Reply
That looks really nice on you. Very flattering!
Speech girl said... (6/21/08 11:29 AM) Reply
Your dress looks great on you--it is a great style.
Tiner W said... (6/21/08 11:22 AM) Reply
It looks so nice on you. I sincerely doubt that anyone would know about the flawed fabric! Congrats on the weight loss! Can't wait to see version 2 in a 10!
Kay Y said... (6/21/08 10:55 AM) Reply
You are too close to the flaws still - I think you'll come to see that this dress is much much better than merely "wearable" - it looks lovely on you.
 
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