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Reviewed by:Julia Graham
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Posted on:7/9/06 2:33 PM
Last Updated:7/9/06 2:46 PM


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patsijean said... (7/10/06 7:17 PM) Reply
I have been following this thread on Dress a Day and rostitchery. All sorts of figure types have been making this dress and it looks great on all of them. I may even get in on the action. I know my daughter-in-law will as soon as I show her the thread. I do feel the elastic is necessary, if only to keep the hem in place. I would also let the hem hang out for a couple of days to see if it needs to be trimmed, but that seems to depend on the firmness of the knit fabric used. This is too cute.
milwaukee_kelly said... (7/10/06 9:46 AM) Reply
Very nice! Love all your different versions.
fuzzygalore said... (7/10/06 3:50 AM) Reply
:-). Oh, forget about the waisband elastic, haven't you heard about 'the new cleavage' :-)?
Christina Sonja said... (7/10/06 2:29 AM) Reply
Thanks for showing us all the different ways to wear this. I just bought some $1.50 cheapo poly from Joann to experiment as you did.
JenSews2 said... (7/10/06 0:56 AM) Reply
Very nice! Love the different options!
drsue said... (7/9/06 10:21 PM) Reply
Great job; must give this a try.
Tiner W said... (7/9/06 10:13 PM) Reply
Such a fun dress!
Kelly D. said... (7/9/06 6:48 PM) Reply
What a fun summer dress for slender young things. Thanks for all the photos showing different ways to wear it!
Stargirl7 said... (7/9/06 3:09 PM) Reply
This is one of the best, most wear-able versions of this I've seen! Very nice job!
 
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