SIGNUP - FREE Membership and 1 FREE Sewing Lesson
| FAQ | Login
 

Forum > Patterns and Notions > Looking for a pattern ( Moderated by Sharon1952)

Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview
Go to Page:
Looking for a pattern
ashleydiane
ashleydiane
Member since 12/28/10
Posts: 3
Send Message

      



Date: 12/28/10 4:13 PM

I'm looking for a pattern that looks like this dress:

http://www.modcloth.com/store/ModCloth/Blog/Fall+Flavors/Squash/Soda+Fountain+Dress+in+Ginger

I love that style, but I can't justify paying $45 that has such bad reviews, and it is out of stock in my size anyway...help! :)

I have found these two:
http://www.etsy.com/listing/47959770/70s-flared-dress-vintage-simplicity-6201?ref=sr_gallery_37&ga_search_query=shirtdress+pattern&ga_search_type=vintage&ga_page=3&order=&includes[0]=tags&includes[1]=title&filter[0]=vintage

http://www.etsy.com/listing/54299295/vintage-60s-shirtwaist-dress-slim-or

But they aren't as cute as the yellow one...and no cap sleeves!

Jatman
star
Jatman  Friend of PR
Intermediate
MI USA
Member since 6/26/06
Posts: 1310
Send Message

      



In reply to ashleydiane


Date: 12/28/10 5:39 PM

How about Ceylon from Collette Patterns? (You'll need to scroll down to find the gallery pictures of that one.) I didn't direct you to Collette's picture because I really think their picture does the dress a disservice. I think it needed to be ironed. But the gallery pics of the dresses that are made by their customers make it look really cute.

JT

ETC typo!
-- Edited on 12/28/10 5:40 PM --

ashleydiane
ashleydiane
Member since 12/28/10
Posts: 3
Send Message

      



Date: 12/28/10 6:53 PM

Ahh, that is totally cute, it is perfect!
I love it...thank you a million! :)

mesewlot
star
mesewlot
Advanced
GA USA
Member since 4/2/09
Posts: 11
Send Message

      



Date: 12/28/10 7:18 PM

I'm not sure what your skill level is, but there are three Simplicity patterns that are Project Runway inspired, that might be what you're looking for; perhaps between the three you can get the look you want.

Simplicity2403
Simplicity 2724
Simplicity 2694
These are all very similar to the look of the Mod CLoth dress.
I hope this helps.

------
Sew Happy, Sew Long!!

Go to Page:
Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview

printable version Printable Version

* Advertising and soliciting is strictly prohibited on PatternReview.com. If you find a post which is not in agreement with our Terms and Conditions, please click on the Report Post button to report it. Patterns and Notions >> Looking for a pattern

 
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
        
Fun with Fitting - PANTS
Fun with Fitting - PANTS

Register

Create a Jacket Muslin
Create a Jacket Muslin

Register

Burda 7654

photo
by: TJSEWS

Review
SewBaby Animal Wrappers Pattern

SewBaby Animal Wrappers Pattern

Buy Now
Jamie Christina Hooded Scarf Pattern (JC307HS)

Jamie Christina Hooded Scarf Pattern (JC307HS)

Buy Now
No Pattern Used 000000

photo
by: Sassy T

Review

Conditions of Use | Posting Guidelines | Privacy Policy | Shipping Rates | Returns & Refunds | Contact Us | About | New To PR | Advertising

Copyright © 2014 PatternReview.com® , OSATech, Inc. All rights reserved.