|Pattern Description: |
MISSES' DRESS: Fitted, above mid-knee, lined, sleeveless dresses A, B with princess seams, front pleats, large collar, back slit opening and invisible zipper closing. B: purchased trim.
Pattern Sizing: 8 - 22
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?Yes
Were the instructions easy to follow? The instructions we easy to follow. However, the instruction for applying the lining with the crossover is a little tricky. You have to make sure you sew the right and left front correctly.
What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern? I like the design of the dress. It compliment various figure types.
Fabric Used: Silk Dupioni, Bemberg Rayon Lining
Pattern alterations or any design changes you made: I increased the hip area an inch and shorten the length by an inch. I did not do a FBA, which is needed. However, this is UFO project that was started 2yrs ago. This was pre-FBA.
Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others?Yes, I will sew this again. I do recommend this pattern, but I would not recommend for a beginner.
Conclusion: Overall, I like the pattern and the dress.