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Posted on:4/30/13 9:55 AM
Pattern Size:Regular Petite 


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sewnotwork said... (5/1/13 0:11 AM) Reply
Thank you!
GoodbyeValntino said... (4/30/13 10:35 PM) Reply
i think your dress is pretty!
sewnotwork said... (4/30/13 6:31 PM) Reply
Thanks!
caper81 said... (4/30/13 5:27 PM) Reply
Pretty dress! :)
sewnotwork said... (4/22/13 11:52 PM) Reply
Thanks for the suggestions! I am going to raise straps first and move them in the back more laterally. I will also put boning in at side seam. Hopefully I won't have to shorten the bodice. That sounds like more trouble. I will remember that if I make this dress again though.
prostheticsgirl said... (4/22/13 4:01 PM) Reply
I think it may be just a tiny bit long in the back bodice. It's settling at the waist and the excess fabric is rippling. I think I would try ArtAttack's recommendation and see if shortening the straps slightly would help; much easier than shortening the bodice at this point. Honestly though, I doubt I would have even noticed had you not requested feedback. As sewists I think we're often fit perfectionists and no normal person would probably see the problem
ArtAttack said... (4/22/13 11:18 AM) Reply
Hmmm...have you tried shortening the straps to see if it takes out that excess? I just helped a friend with that problem and it was a simple fix.
ChristmasHills said... (4/14/13 0:02 AM) Reply
Your fabric sounds lovely so I am looking forward to seeing this finished.
 
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