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Posted on:1/12/09 6:23 PM

Review Rating: Helpful by 1 people    Very Helpful by 26 people   
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Sew4Fun said... (9/29/12 7:37 PM) Reply
Your dress is gorgeous, but most importantly thanks for the extremely helpful review.
JustineSewcountrychick said... (12/24/11 11:15 AM) Reply
The adjustments you made made the dress so much better! Do you make patterns?
GraveFlower said... (6/19/10 7:23 PM) Reply
This looks like a very expensive dress! Great work!
jonesyb said... (12/30/09 5:13 PM) Reply
Thank you for all of the tips you give. I just bought this pattern and will refer back to your review when I go to sew the dress. I think your finished product is really adorable - well done!
michellep74 said... (3/4/09 1:10 AM) Reply
Very cute dress--it's stunning on you!
Blooms said... (2/12/09 10:58 PM) Reply
Well, you look just gorgeous. I only wish that a pattern based on squares looked half as good on me.
Mahler said... (2/1/09 11:04 AM) Reply
Oh lala ! Jaw dropping. You look fabulous. I understand why the musicians were complimenting. Really wonderful !
HLT said... (1/16/09 10:53 AM) Reply
Cute & sassy dress! It fits you very nicely. And you have a great sense of style. Go accessories.
katie lynne said... (1/14/09 5:03 PM) Reply
Wow! What a great look on you. Your version looks MUCH better than the illustrated one on the envelope. Thanks for such an informing review. Your point of view is so useful...
Heatherrique said... (1/13/09 6:48 PM) Reply
Eyecatchingly gorgeous on you! Thanks so much for a super cool review!
Lucy in Virginia said... (1/13/09 2:25 PM) Reply
This dress looks FABULOUS on you! Thanks for the review.
nicegirl said... (1/13/09 11:36 AM) Reply
Super cute! Your alterations sound like a bit of trouble but they were totally worth it.
Christina Sonja said... (1/13/09 10:13 AM) Reply
So chic, you have totally made me rethink this pattern!
carolynw said... (1/13/09 9:58 AM) Reply
Lovely dress and lovely you - the alterations you made to the cap sleeves make such a nice difference.
mylittleelephant said... (1/13/09 7:58 AM) Reply
Truly effortlessly lovely dress!
Allie in Hong Kong said... (1/13/09 0:47 AM) Reply
This is gorgeous on you, the adjustments you made to make this the dress for you are perfect!
Annette1 said... (1/13/09 0:08 AM) Reply
Your alterations have really MADE this dress. It looks WONDERFUL on you. I too love that deep hem (as well as the yoke). I especially like the dress paired with your tights and those GREAT shoes. :o)
solosmocker said... (1/12/09 10:51 PM) Reply
Lovely dress. Very sophisticated!
poppyq said... (1/12/09 10:34 PM) Reply
Awesome result.
MB at YarnUiPhoneApp said... (1/12/09 10:26 PM) Reply
I like the necklace and the stunning photograph.
nfield said... (1/12/09 10:18 PM) Reply
That dress looks so great on you. The info on the sleeves was very helpful. Not sure I would have known how to fix them. Now I do! Thank you
Morisot said... (1/12/09 9:34 PM) Reply
Your results are great.
leanmeansewingmachine said... (1/12/09 8:10 PM) Reply
Love your dress - and all your other garments too! You look fab!
Diana M said... (1/12/09 8:06 PM) Reply
All your efforts certainly paid off - great looking dress on you!
Kay Y said... (1/12/09 7:26 PM) Reply
I have to concur re HP - the pattern pieces seem clunky and don't produce the illustrated garment. However, your modifications are perfect. Beautiful dress.
amy in mpls said... (1/12/09 7:11 PM) Reply
Love the dress (and the shoes!) I found that the one HP that i made was similar in the "block" pieces...You did a fantastic job making yours fit well. love it!
sewtime said... (1/12/09 7:03 PM) Reply
Beautiful dress! You look fantastic!
Seaspur said... (1/12/09 6:54 PM) Reply
The dress looks stunning on you. Your changes were really inspired!
cabinbaby said... (1/12/09 6:38 PM) Reply
That's a great dress! Thanks for all the tips about the arm/shoulder area. Your shoes are totally hot too.
Lori V said... (1/12/09 6:36 PM) Reply
Beautiful dress, you made such an improvement in the sleeves.
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