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Posted on:2/1/09 7:22 PM
Pattern Size:Plus-Sized 


Review Rating: Helpful by 2 people    Very Helpful by 12 people   
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Enis said... (2/19/09 8:39 PM) Reply
tr1c14, Beautiful job on the dress! Love the geometric pattern of the fabric too. You got a great deal on that! Oh, and the kitty is pretty cute too.
merry-one said... (2/4/09 12:58 PM) Reply
I really like the way this dress turned out. I even have the pattern -- this might be the next one. Thanks.
Honeyface said... (2/2/09 9:51 PM) Reply
You've done a lovely job with this dress and I love the fabric!
Christas said... (2/2/09 5:12 PM) Reply
Very cute.... the fabric is so perfect!!!
Izzie said... (2/2/09 10:55 AM) Reply
Nice dress! Love the fabric and it looks fab with the boots.
bangerlm said... (2/1/09 11:55 PM) Reply
What a flattering dress. The print is great and the fit looks great. Great job!
tr1c14 said... (2/1/09 11:07 PM) Reply
Thank you everybody for your kind words! Annete1, just a warning if you do go ahead with it, I have no idea what the neckline is supposed to look like; my tailor's tacks fell out so I ended up deciding where to position the wrap bits by basting it while wearing it, and then slipstitching it together in the middle just to be sure. If you follow the actual pattern markings, I have no idea what will happen!
sewtime said... (2/1/09 10:33 PM) Reply
Cute and comfortable, love it!!!!!!!!
Dmd4106 said... (2/1/09 9:24 PM) Reply
Great dress. Love the graphic print.
Annette1 said... (2/1/09 9:18 PM) Reply
You can't believe how many times I've mulled this pattern over. The ONLY reason I haven't succumbed thus far is because I thought it would be YET ANOTHER pattern with a neckline that was entirely TOO STINKIN' LOW (and I've said I am NOT buying any more of those patterns). But yours doesn't look too low at all! This looks GREAT on you! I love your print, and you're right, it's perfect with boots!
moonchild61 said... (2/1/09 8:47 PM) Reply
Excellent dress! I just love that fabric!
Ruth C said... (2/1/09 8:17 PM) Reply
Very nice dress. I've been thinking of making it for myself so I am glad to see a review. I love how your cat helped and then made sure to be in your photos!
Em's Summer said... (2/1/09 7:56 PM) Reply
You look very pretty in this!
 
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