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Posted on:7/23/14 2:31 PM
Project Photo:Butterick: 5917 by pdiddly

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Pattern Rating:Highly Recommend
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Fabric:Nylon Knit  [See other projects in this fabric]
Pattern Description:
MISSES' DRESS: Dress has ruffles, semi-fitted, lined bodice and inset, raised waist and back zipper. A: self-lined sleeves. A and B: semi-fitted skirt and stitched hem. C: lined sleeves and narrow hem.
Pattern Sizing:
6-8-10-12-14
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?
yes
What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern?
didn't dislike anything - loved everything
Fabric Used:
nylon knit from my stash (think it was my mothers)
Pattern alterations or any design changes you made:
I discarded the zipper and lowered the front bodice length to allow for a fuller bust.
Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others?
oh yeah
Conclusion:
Nice easy pattern with good results can't wait to sew it again. More info on my Blog
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Carol Tillis said...
this is in my stash, so thanks for the review. great job!
7/25/14 8:47 PM
Arted said...
very nice
7/23/14 3:02 PM
 
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