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Pattern Reviews> McCall's> 3830 (Misses' straight skirts)

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Posted on:5/2/13 6:20 PM
Last Updated:6/22/13 7:29 AM
Review Rating: Very Helpful by 12 people   
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prostheticsgirl said... (7/21/13 10:32 AM) Reply
Your colors are just gorgeous, and I like your version much better than the original designer's!
staymay said... (7/1/13 2:47 PM) Reply
That skirt is soooooo beautiful!!!
HRigg said... (6/23/13 5:34 AM) Reply
What talent! Congratulations. It's Fabulous. I saw in on GV's blog and went looking for ribbon yesterday but to no avail.
kias2 said... (6/23/13 4:58 AM) Reply
I have been meaning to compliment you on all the grainline archers you have made so beautifully. And now I see that you have also made this skirt! Amazing talent.
ArtAttack said... (6/22/13 9:53 AM) Reply
The sew-along sounds fun but my plate is so full I can't commit to it...doing good to get those Archers done and filling in with a few pieces I really need. Glad to know this one wears well, though, since I may make it for a special occasion some time.
CissieW said... (5/19/13 10:29 AM) Reply
Stunning! Absolutely stunning. I want one too!
Annette1 said... (5/11/13 1:18 AM) Reply
I don't think I've ever SEEN such perfection, BOTH in the skirt AND the blouse. I LOVE that picture with the light from the window backlighting the linen blouse. How INSPIRING. :O)
CallMeSu said... (5/10/13 1:47 PM) Reply
Barbara V said... (5/7/13 8:45 PM) Reply
Your ribbon skirt is really beautiful. What a lovely job. It looks so pretty paired with the linen shirt too.
Christas said... (5/5/13 10:01 AM) Reply
This skirt is soooooo beautiful! I love it! The other items you have sewn are very lovely, too!
SewWil said... (5/4/13 1:19 AM) Reply
Oh my! I don't even have the words to describe this. It is GORGEOUS!!!! You outdid yourself on this one. Amazing! You did a beautiful job on this.
sewgirlygirl-knot! said... (5/3/13 2:17 PM) Reply
Better than the original inspiration.
slmstyle said... (5/3/13 1:17 PM) Reply
Beautiful work! It looks every bit as good as your J McLaughlin inspiration skirt. Wear it well!
mnitts said... (5/3/13 12:05 PM) Reply
Wow the skirt and shirt are both gorgeous. You are going to look stunning when you wear them!
ak21 said... (5/3/13 10:47 AM) Reply
Incredible...& thank you for the sizing tip re. the ease stitching.
Morisot said... (5/3/13 9:53 AM) Reply
Lovely. (And perfect for the arts festival.)
Myspirit4 said... (5/3/13 9:30 AM) Reply
That skirt is AMAZING! Love the colors!!!
GoodbyeValntino said... (5/3/13 8:46 AM) Reply
Julie, you're amazing! I've admired this ribbon skirt for quite sometime and cannot believe you made it!
Danvillegirl said... (5/3/13 5:23 AM) Reply
I love, love, love your skirt. Great job!
CynthiaSue said... (5/3/13 3:39 AM) Reply
Very elegant!
Scheri said... (5/3/13 0:34 AM) Reply
Beautiful, fabulous, breathtaking those will be the adjectives used when you slip on this skirt and your white shirt. I so wish it was mine :-)
cleverkitty said... (5/3/13 0:30 AM) Reply
This is so gorgeous and the precision matching the sides with the zipper is extraordinary. Jstarr4250 you outdid yourself ;)
Re Becca said... (5/2/13 10:47 PM) Reply
OMG I want one! gorgeous! This is how you do ombre right
cmcarr said... (5/2/13 10:37 PM) Reply
Simply beautiful.
Levone said... (5/2/13 10:19 PM) Reply
This is a gorgeous skirt, WOW!
novice beginner said... (5/2/13 10:02 PM) Reply
This is so cute. I love to read your reviews. You always do such a great job. Thanks for the idea. I will definitely try this. I am almost finished my dress from the 2584 pattern. It has turned out pretty well.
Jstarr4250 said... (5/2/13 8:38 PM) Reply
I canNOT believe you said that! It's the first thing I thought of when I tried it on for the first time. It's absolutely impractical but I couldn't resist giving it a try.
ArtAttack said... (5/2/13 8:35 PM) Reply
Wow! This is breathtaking! If it were mine I would only accept invitations that were within walking distance and events where I did NOT have to sit down. It's too gorgeous to sit in!
Jstarr4250 said... (5/2/13 7:49 PM) Reply
Thank you ladies. Ntpolite, this will go to the dry cleaners. That's what the RTW version recommends for theirs.
ntpolite said... (5/2/13 7:44 PM) Reply
Beautiful! Nicely done. how will you launder the skirt?
natsew said... (5/2/13 7:30 PM) Reply
Such a beautiful skirt, well done!
Immelu said... (5/2/13 6:53 PM) Reply
Wow, that is phenomenal!!!!!!!!!!!!! I LOVE IT!!!!!!!!!!
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