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Pattern Reviews> Simplicity> 4118 (simplicity dress)

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Posted on:12/4/09 11:18 PM
Pattern Size:Plus-Sized Regular 


Review Rating: Helpful by 4 people    Very Helpful by 3 people   
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AuntieShel said... (12/6/09 10:41 AM) Reply
I think it looks great on you. When you get the fit that you want, you will have a pattern to make over and over.
carolynw said... (12/5/09 3:49 PM) Reply
It looks pretty good - a nice fit for your first try but agree with others - you need to do an adjustment for sway back to take care of the folds you are getting in the back waist area
Rhoda K said... (12/5/09 10:51 AM) Reply
Very nice and it does look good on you. Keep working on the fit - you'll get there before you know it!
cmarie12 said... (12/5/09 10:13 AM) Reply
This is a very good first try and I would agree with Pocket Venus on the sway back adjustment. I also think you should make it again ~ you will get an even better garment the next time!
FloraNature said... (12/5/09 10:01 AM) Reply
Lovely and very flattering. Perhaps a sway back adjustment (deeper darts) might help with the loose fabric at the back waistline?
ClareinStitches said... (12/5/09 6:02 AM) Reply
Well done! A brilliant first try.
katlew03 said... (12/5/09 3:13 AM) Reply
Great basic dress pattern. Nice first dress.
 
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