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Pattern Reviews> Simplicity> Vintage 2411 (Misses One-Piece Dress)

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Reviewed by:Kellie R.
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Posted on:9/4/08 11:39 AM
Last Updated:9/4/08 4:05 PM


Review Rating: Very Helpful by 22 people   
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wreninrome said...
very beautiful...i love it
9/4/08 12:05 PM
loohoo44 said...
what a beautiful dress! love the combo of fabrics too.
9/4/08 12:19 PM
JeanK said...
it's a gorgeous, elegant dress that looks fantastic on you. Thanks for the detailed description and photos.
9/4/08 12:31 PM
latebloomer said...
A beautiful dress. Well done! I would love to see this reissued in their vintage collection.
9/4/08 12:38 PM
stitcheroo said...
Holy smokes! This is absolutely gorgeous! And thanks for the detailed review.
9/4/08 12:41 PM
JEF said...
Stunning and great review.
9/4/08 2:25 PM
michellep74 said...
Wow, that's a gorgeous dress! And it looks absolutely stunning on you!
9/4/08 2:27 PM
Karendee said...
Beautiful dress and very elegant on you!
9/4/08 2:53 PM
Mufffet said...
This is beautiful. My mother had one quite like this in a grey wool. Bought it at the Bon Marche in Saint Louis. It didn't have a ribbon - just plain and so so elegant. If one has the figure for these styles, one should definitely make them and wear them! :))) You surely do!
9/4/08 3:20 PM
sewtime said...
Beautiful dress and great fit!! Thank you for your review!
9/4/08 4:40 PM
CynthiaSue said...
amazing review. thank you for being so detailed. What beautiful elegance. The fit is wonderful.
9/4/08 7:07 PM
Mahler said...
Of course this is a wow. Well no, this is a triple wow. I simply love to see your creations !
9/4/08 10:27 PM
Annette1 said...
WOW, you look like A MILLION BUCKS in this BEAUTIFUL dress! Your mix of fabrics is EXQUISITE, and the fit DIVINE. MAKE MORE, MAKE MORE! :O)
9/5/08 0:24 AM
merteuil said...
Wonderful dress! sooo elegant! and you wear it beautifully! Thanks for this inspiring review!
9/5/08 2:37 AM
senaSews said...
this is such a beautiful dress. "quite simple" from the front but with a stunning back view. love it
9/5/08 3:17 AM
cindyann said...
Fantastic dress! Perfection on you.
9/5/08 7:15 AM
Nancy Anne said...
I just love the styling and elegance of those old patterns (not to mention the instructions!). This one is no exception: Stunningly made and perfect in the fabric you chose. Nice job!
9/5/08 10:32 AM
chrisquilts_2 said...
You are channeling Jackie-O in that dress! Fantastic fit and look.
9/5/08 12:17 PM
Marita Kinnula said...
Kellie, the vintage really becomes you, the dress is beautiful:-)
9/5/08 12:54 PM
Terri Smith said...
So very classic and fantastic!
9/5/08 2:41 PM
EveS said...
Oh Kellie, that is just gorgeous! So timeless, and it looks beautiful on you! Your husband cracks me up, BTW.
9/5/08 5:01 PM
2BSewing said...
Wow! Your dress is stunning! I enjoyed reading your sewing adventure and the new techniques you learned. You did a wonderful job with this dress. It fits you beautifully.
9/5/08 5:45 PM
cathy45 said...
This dress is OMG drop dead gorgeous on you! Beautiful work and such an informative review. Bravo.
9/6/08 12:38 PM
Mahogany Stylist said...
Lovely dress.
9/6/08 3:00 PM
Kellie R. said...
Wow! Thanks so much for all of your very kind comments. This was such a fun project; it's nice to hear that others enjoyed reading about it!
9/6/08 7:33 PM
Em's Summer said...
This is so sophisticated! The fabric you picked goes perfectly with the style. And the fit is perfection! It looks fantastic on you!!!
9/7/08 3:47 PM
alesiab said...
Great looking dress
9/12/08 3:31 PM
cmarie12 said...
Absolutely stunning dress! And thank you for actually making one of your vintage patterns...it inspires me to sew more of mine!
9/13/08 11:25 AM
Sharon1952 said...
Wowzer! June Cleaver would be VERY jealous! The shoes are killer too. Such an understated, feminine style. It is perfect for you in shape and color.
11/11/08 6:56 PM
Batik said...
You look fabulous in this, your husband was right. Color, shape, sizing all fits you to a T - lovely job.
5/19/09 3:03 AM
Christas said...
Simple elegance! Love this!
6/5/09 9:16 PM
Mahler said...
Out of all your more then extraordinary wardrobe, I think this is my favourite one !!!
1/31/10 10:56 PM
 
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