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Posted on:1/17/13 4:17 PM


Review Rating: Helpful by 1 people    Very Helpful by 14 people   
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LizJK120 said... (10/9/14 10:25 AM) Reply
The dress is beautiful!
VelmaVance said... (2/27/13 5:56 PM) Reply
Yowza! well done ~
ChristineX said... (2/27/13 5:04 PM) Reply
Wow, nice! :-)
StephiLuna said... (2/7/13 3:41 PM) Reply
One word: smokin'! That is a great dress, especially with the pegged skirt alteration. Your rendition makes me take another look at this pattern.
cindyann said... (1/18/13 2:26 PM) Reply
Lovely!
mimi g. said... (1/18/13 12:49 PM) Reply
@CissieW Thank you! I used a black Stretch Tricot Knit for the Lining
mimi g. said... (1/18/13 12:47 PM) Reply
@Deepika Thank you! I cut the smallest size and still took out about 1" of ease in the bodice. The size 6 fit fine for the skirt portion ;-)
CissieW said... (1/18/13 11:23 AM) Reply
Meant to ask -- what did you line this dress with?
becca a said... (1/18/13 10:35 AM) Reply
Fabulous dress!
couturemom said... (1/18/13 10:27 AM) Reply
Definitely looks better on you than the envelope picture! And I don't know you stand up in those shoes, let alone walk.
CallMeSu said... (1/18/13 10:18 AM) Reply
You have made this Pin-worthy! Gorgeous as always MiMi!
Jstarr4250 said... (1/18/13 9:58 AM) Reply
Wow- talk about figure flattering! Thanks especially for the fabric website link. What great stuff.
CissieW said... (1/18/13 9:18 AM) Reply
Fabulous dress -- especially on you!
ggf2005 said... (1/18/13 7:44 AM) Reply
Love it
Deepika said... (1/18/13 7:42 AM) Reply
Mimi, gorgeous as always!!! Did you feel that you had to go down a size for this pattern?
Fran G said... (1/18/13 6:35 AM) Reply
Mimi..you look fabulous...as always!
angeleyes88 said... (1/17/13 8:42 PM) Reply
Amazing! It looks way better on you than the pattern pic. Great job!
mimi g. said... (1/17/13 6:47 PM) Reply
Thanks Ladies!
mimi g. said... (1/17/13 6:47 PM) Reply
@Re Becca, yes there is a link to it on my blog its so silky soft and a poly/rayon blend. There is a coupon for it on my blog too
Levone said... (1/17/13 6:27 PM) Reply
Gorgeous dress! Thanks for mentioning the bagging method.
Re Becca said... (1/17/13 6:09 PM) Reply
Fabulous! Do you know the fiber content of your ponte? I'm always on the hunt for a good ponte, but they are not all created equal. You make 'bagging' sound so simple!
bigalsgal said... (1/17/13 5:35 PM) Reply
girl that dress is so cute.
Lori V said... (1/17/13 5:17 PM) Reply
looks great
BillieJean said... (1/17/13 5:11 PM) Reply
Another fantastic dress!
caper81 said... (1/17/13 5:10 PM) Reply
What a stunning dress! Very helpful review :)
norie creates said... (1/17/13 4:40 PM) Reply
Beautiful! Thanks for explaining the bag method of attaching the lining. A tut of the last step would be fabulous!
 
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