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Pattern Reviews> Butterick> 4790 (Retro '52 Wrap Dress)

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Posted on:4/1/11 12:58 PM




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lamstu said...
Adorable dresses! I must make this pattern...
4/10/11 4:08 AM
LynneMR said...
Beautiful dresses - pretty style and I love the fabrics you chose - the colours are lovely. You did a great job with all that binding!
4/3/11 7:53 PM
talesofawannabe said...
Such a cute dress! I love the fabric. :]
4/1/11 9:46 PM
Elona said...
Awwww, these are really cute! You have an excellent color sense, which doesn't hurt at all.
4/1/11 4:50 PM
Claverie said...
OH! GIVE IT A TRY... maybe do what I did and find some discount fabric (sheets, curtains, etc...) I'm 4'11 and I didn't shorten it one bit, and it's still great! As far as being high waisted, this may naturally solve the problems others have had with the gaping in the sleeve/underarm. They look so much better on. I couldn't stop saying how cute these dresses were to my hubby (who, of course, was in agreement). ;)
4/1/11 3:01 PM
JTink said...
I love both of your dresses. I've had this pattern for years, but have been a bit scared off because I'm short/high waisted and 5'2. Yours is so cute.
4/1/11 1:23 PM
 
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