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Posted on:3/5/09 11:59 AM


Review Rating: Helpful by 3 people    Very Helpful by 1 people   
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Ida wants to learn said... (5/5/09 11:46 PM) Reply
I actually like the fabric you chose. I am making a shirt pattern similar to this right now.
Flying Seamstress said... (3/6/09 5:52 AM) Reply
Well, I'm a sucker for all sorts of brown fabric so I love it!
Evil Olive said... (3/6/09 0:59 AM) Reply
Love the dress AND the fabric. Also, I never noticed this great pattern before, so thank you!
Sew tell me said... (3/6/09 0:40 AM) Reply
Nice job. The pattern doesn't look like much but your fabric choice really brings it out.
katlew03 said... (3/5/09 9:48 PM) Reply
I like the print, also. However, I can see where it might be a little overpowering. This pattern would look nice in a softer color and less dramatic print or solid.
sewtime said... (3/5/09 4:22 PM) Reply
I like the print, it looks so pretty! Thank you for the review!!
Cathy Loves Fabric said... (3/5/09 2:53 PM) Reply
I think it's adorable. In the current fabric, it looks like a nice dress to wear when company is coming over for dinner. I agree that a lighter wgt knit and a shorter length would produce a really great dress for work.
EleanorSews said... (3/5/09 1:16 PM) Reply
Take heart, you are not the only one who makes up a reasonable pattern and realizes that the fabric is just not right. My guess is that you would be happier in a soft drapey solid color. The style of this dress does seem to fit the need you describe.
 
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