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Posted on:10/20/10 0:58 AM


Review Rating: Helpful by 2 people    Very Helpful by 17 people   
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Lenarciak said... (2/4/14 7:38 AM) Reply
Gorgeous! It is very feminine and suits you perfect!
slmstyle said... (3/6/13 11:18 PM) Reply
Beautiful and so inspirational! It was so worth all of your time and effort.
Scheri said... (1/18/13 2:27 PM) Reply
Absolutely beautiful inside and out!
ceejayem said... (4/7/12 10:53 PM) Reply
Genius! The choice of fabric and your obvious couture technique have lifted this dress into a class of its own. Inspiring!
becca a said... (8/3/11 2:18 PM) Reply
This dress is gorgeous! I love your fabric, and it fits you to perfection!
Jennifer shaw said... (7/28/11 11:12 PM) Reply
Your dress is divine!! Thank you for writing a review on this pattern.
Timmithea said... (6/5/11 12:49 PM) Reply
I love this dress too. I purchased a silk burnout from a fabric store that went out of business last summer. Now, I found the pattern too! Your dress is gorgeous. I hope mine will turn out as successfully as yours.
cececo said... (4/9/11 10:00 PM) Reply
I'm making this dress right now. I am in the middle of setting the zipper and am taking a little break. So far, so good, but it would be nice if the directions were a little more clear. I am making it for my daughter for prom. She wanted a dress like Nora Charles (from The Thin Man movies). If it turns out--I might make one for me!
eclectickim said... (4/8/11 5:00 PM) Reply
Your photo is inspiring and your blog post is fantastic.
JustineSewcountrychick said... (1/29/11 1:07 PM) Reply
I love this dress. It looks like something Nicole Kidman once wore. Can you wear a bra with it?
France said... (11/21/10 10:08 PM) Reply
Absolutely beautiful. I made that dress too. It did not have as much success. I chose a solid red viscose fabric that showed every little hand stiching finish techniques the instructions were showing. Therefore I had to work hard to finish the edges of the cleaverage. Plus finding a braid for the shoulder strap that would match the one color in my dress was quite a challenge. My dress ended up nice but yours is stunning, and makes me want to try making it again. Congratulations!
fattyboomboom said... (10/23/10 6:41 PM) Reply
Gorgeous dress! I love your fabric choice. You look so great that I'm going to have to give this pattern a try.
waltzqueen said... (10/22/10 1:55 PM) Reply
Vavavoom! Beautiful dress from gorgeous fabric and appears to fit like a glove! Fantastic!
janet said... (10/21/10 2:59 PM) Reply
Your work is incredible--and your knowledge of fitting is superior. You are one very intelligent lady in a beautiful dress--the TOTAL PACKAGE!
Diane333 said... (10/21/10 9:25 AM) Reply
You look fantastic in your beautifully sewn dress.
tess said... (10/21/10 5:25 AM) Reply
Wow! Your dress looks stunning on you and well worth your hard work!
VirginiasDghter said... (10/20/10 1:30 PM) Reply
What an amazing dress! The fit is just perfect! Nice work!
Leora said... (10/20/10 1:03 PM) Reply
This dress is absolutely stunning on you!
RLL said... (10/20/10 11:23 AM) Reply
You certainly DID achieve the head-turning effect you were looking for. It is a big WOW!
SewSho said... (10/20/10 10:52 AM) Reply
I love the green underneath! This is a stunning dress! I wish I had the patience for hand sewing, well done you:)
Kat B. said... (10/20/10 9:48 AM) Reply
Beautiful!! Great fabric and fabulous dress!
thirteenstitches said... (10/20/10 9:36 AM) Reply
Lovely and sexy dress! Very nice work.
cdi9c said... (10/20/10 9:31 AM) Reply
Holy moly that is one hot dress. I can't get over the fabric. Love it!
Paris75008 said... (10/20/10 9:23 AM) Reply
Lovely dress. You wear it really well
Gelbean said... (10/20/10 9:19 AM) Reply
Gorgeous dress!
Kim12469 said... (10/20/10 8:31 AM) Reply
It's gorgeous! I think to need to find reasons to wear it!
Erica B. said... (10/20/10 8:23 AM) Reply
Beautiful!
Leslie in Austin said... (10/20/10 8:17 AM) Reply
Gasp!! That is gorgeous!! Where did you find that amazing velvet?
no7262 said... (10/20/10 7:50 AM) Reply
It's just beautiful!
jonnie664 said... (10/20/10 7:29 AM) Reply
Simply Stunning! Your work to create the FBA (and overall excellence along the way) is inspirational!
moushka said... (10/20/10 6:49 AM) Reply
Absolutely stunning, you look beautiful in your dress. What very unusual construction with the single pattern piece. I really enjoyed reading the details on your blog. Thanks for an inspiring and educational review.
twinkle72 said... (10/20/10 4:36 AM) Reply
You look fantatic! What a great fabric choice.
Mazzygirl said... (10/20/10 3:59 AM) Reply
WOW! gorgeous dress, fabulous result, any wonder you love it!
valerie sews said... (10/20/10 3:56 AM) Reply
A beautiful beautiful dress and you really have the figure to carry it off.
lilyofthevalley said... (10/20/10 1:56 AM) Reply
Oh my, what a stunning dress! And your fine work is quite awesome. --Lily
Lisa p said... (10/20/10 1:50 AM) Reply
Beautiful I love that fabric its gorgeous !!!
marec said... (10/20/10 1:18 AM) Reply
It's a very beautiful dress on you-I am in awe of the time and effort in constructing a dress of this caliber.
goosegreen said... (10/20/10 1:17 AM) Reply
Gorgeous!
 
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