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Simplicity: 4269 (Misses formal gown) - Type:Formalwear    printable version
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Reviewed by:wendlesue
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Posted on:9/10/08 9:48 PM
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Meggie LuLu said...
That is INCREDIBLE!!!! What a GORGEOUS dress!!!! You're an AMAZING seamstress!!!!
9/10/08 11:11 PM
Mrs.Moos said...
I always look at the pictures first and when I saw your pic, I thought BELLE! Great job on a gorgeous dress!
9/10/08 11:11 PM
Annette1 said...
BEAUTIFUL dress! I can't even imagine how much fabric you had to use, if you doubled the length of the skirt. :o)
9/11/08 1:03 AM
Athene said...
Really wonderful finished result - you definitely achieved the Belle look and a great fit.
9/11/08 1:13 AM
Terri A said...
Amazing! Love the detail and the color!
9/11/08 1:53 AM
Nancy Rhodes said...
9/11/08 7:14 AM
lyra said...
That looks exactly like Belle! Oooh. The skirt looks gorgeous, that must have taken tons of work to get all the shirring in and have it look so professional.
9/11/08 7:27 AM
dbsewer said...
Beautiful dress. Love the fabric.
9/11/08 8:39 AM
carolynw said...
A lot of work but it turned out absolutely beautiful
9/11/08 9:04 AM
indiaw said...
I can only imagine the time spent on this. Results are beautiful!
9/11/08 9:16 AM
Judy Wentz said...
9/11/08 9:20 AM
amy in mpls said...
This is definitely Belle!! Looks Fantastic!
9/11/08 9:52 AM
Nancy Anne said...
Stunning and very well-done dress (you got the "Belle" look spot-on), but did you know that the pattern link shows pattern #4279. instead of 4269?
9/11/08 10:00 AM
sewtime said...
Beautiful dress! It is incredible! So pretty, you did such a good job!
9/11/08 10:29 AM
wendlesue said...
I just fixed the pattern link. Sorry bout that:)
9/11/08 10:40 AM
Em's Summer said...
Great job on the gown! It's beautiful and it looks like it fits perfectly! Belle is my fave of the Disney princesses.
9/11/08 11:04 AM
tr1c14 said...
That dress is totally swoon-worthy!
9/11/08 11:42 AM
DorothyK said...
Wow. This is amazing!
9/11/08 12:09 PM
MagpieJen said...
It's like a yummy butterscotch candy - this dress is delicious! Nicely done!
9/11/08 12:21 PM
Karendee said...
9/11/08 12:32 PM
Mufffet said...
Very pretty! I love that color!
9/11/08 5:02 PM
candyo said...
9/11/08 10:32 PM
Kellie R. said...
This is so pretty! Before reading the review, I thought the gown looked like Belle. You did a great job.
9/12/08 3:52 PM
maryfrana said...
Wow, to think you can actually make something like this! Very Belle, and just beautiful.
9/16/08 10:24 AM
celeste said...
wow, that looks so difficult. Great job. And, you hit the nail on the head--it's the perfect yellow Belle gown.
9/17/08 10:15 AM
Gelbean said...
Absolutely gorgeous!
10/21/08 1:22 AM
SewNikki said...
Thank you so much for this wonderful review. You inspired me to use this pattern to make my own Belle dress.
11/1/09 2:34 PM
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