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Posted on:9/13/10 9:21 AM
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lisalu said... (9/14/10 11:52 AM) Reply
I think I can take a nearly sheer fabric to make a panel to go across the front and hide the cleavage without ruining the lines of the dress. This is the kind of problem I always have with pattern sizes. When it fits in the hip and waist it is snug in the bust. But my bust measurement really isn't disproportionately bigger, it is exactly the same as my hip measurement. Obviously patterns assume a pear shape rather than an hourglass shape.
nicegirl said... (9/14/10 10:39 AM) Reply
Very cute look for you, and the color is great.
becca a said... (9/14/10 8:13 AM) Reply
What a lovely dress! Like RLL, I would probably make a modesty panel for the neckline if it were for me.
JillyBe said... (9/14/10 2:14 AM) Reply
I so wish I were a dress person, because I would be making this in a heartbeat! Well yeah, I would want to do something with that neckline too, but that is SUCH a cute cut! Great job - looks good on you!
Athene said... (9/14/10 1:09 AM) Reply
Great dress - it is low cut, but you look great in it.
CynthiaSue said... (9/13/10 11:50 PM) Reply
you did a great job with the bands! don't you just love this adorable pattern??:):)
lucylal said... (9/13/10 8:12 PM) Reply
That is a very cute dress. I havent noticed it before. Yours looks great!!
nglalala said... (9/13/10 8:02 PM) Reply
Looks great! I just cutout this pattern, too!
moushka said... (9/13/10 1:36 PM) Reply
Very va-va-voom in it's present incarnation but a lovely, flattering dress. A second version with the neckline raised a few inches would probably get a lot of wear. Nice work.
RLL said... (9/13/10 10:48 AM) Reply
This looks wonderful on you and you did a very nice job. I would also feel the neckline was too low and probably make a false panel there if it were for me.
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