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Posted on:4/24/07 11:06 AM
Pattern Size:Plus-Sized 


Review Rating: Helpful by 2 people    Very Helpful by 7 people   
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Dmd4106 said... (6/4/07 11:53 PM) Reply
I been going back and forth about this pattern. Never thought to use a knit instead. I like that it skims yr body. Very flattering. I would probably nix the ruffles too. Great review.
Marie-Claude said... (5/28/07 1:47 PM) Reply
I agree with AnneM, your version in a knit fabric is much better than anything that could be in cotton! Good job, I love the color!
AnneM said... (5/4/07 7:47 PM) Reply
I can't imagine this in a crisp cotton at all. In your knit (which is very cute) it works much better.
mochalover said... (4/25/07 6:43 PM) Reply
Very cute dress! I have the same pattern I definitely think I will pull this from my ever growing stash.
cindy-lou said... (4/25/07 10:47 AM) Reply
Another for my wishlist! I love that the neck is adjustable with a drawstring-- bring it up to pick up the kids from school, take it down for a night out. Great review~
Barbara at Cat Fur Studio said... (4/25/07 10:00 AM) Reply
Really nice!
slanden99 said... (4/25/07 9:55 AM) Reply
Looks great on you!
MelissaB in WA said... (4/25/07 9:34 AM) Reply
Your dress looks wonderful!
cathy45 said... (4/25/07 8:55 AM) Reply
I got this pattern on a whim and have been wondering "what was I thinking" since. This came out really cute. Thanks for the reassurance.
Sew Little Thyme said... (4/25/07 8:13 AM) Reply
Very cute! I was bummed that my Hancock's was out of this one. After seeing yours now I think that I "need" this one too!
GorgeousFabrics said... (4/25/07 8:13 AM) Reply
That turned out so pretty!
Mbarkle said... (4/25/07 6:48 AM) Reply
moss -- that is the beauty of a drawstring. It is completely adjustable. You can show more or less if you choose.
lmg said... (4/24/07 10:19 PM) Reply
I wasn't sure about this pattern but your review has changed my mind. Lovely dress.
Erica B. said... (4/24/07 2:56 PM) Reply
Very flattering on you!
moss said... (4/24/07 12:10 PM) Reply
What about that neckline? Do you think it is revealing? It seems (from the line drawing) like it would show off way too much of the "girls" unless it was tightly tied, like in your picture.
Soliel said... (4/24/07 11:09 AM) Reply
Love the style on you...very cute.
 
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