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Reviewed by:Andreahg

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Posted on:4/2/09 1:58 PM
Pattern Size:Plus-Sized 
Review Rating: Helpful by 2 people    Very Helpful by 12 people   
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cindyintampa said... (5/2/09 4:57 PM) Reply
This dress is totally "you." You definitely have your style down pat. Great fit as always and I love the color.
li'l miss muffett said... (4/21/09 5:41 PM) Reply
MagpieJen said... (4/6/09 2:14 PM) Reply
Stalking you from LJ :-) - this dress is killer! Great colour and the fit is great!
LornaJay said... (4/6/09 6:42 AM) Reply
You've almost convinced me to try dresses again!!
gatorgirl4325 said... (4/3/09 11:28 AM) Reply
I just bought this pattern last week and after seeing your fantastic success with it - I think I'm going to try it!
Heatherrique said... (4/3/09 9:58 AM) Reply
You look so absolutely fun and fierce! Very nice retro and cutting edge style!
Andreahg said... (4/3/09 9:47 AM) Reply
Thanks, everyone! CarolynC, yes, I just went for it. I had twice the called for fabric in my stash, so it wouldn't have been a big deal if I had had to re-cut the bodice.
Ody said... (4/3/09 8:57 AM) Reply
Wow! Darling dress and the headband absolutely makes it. You look so retro and cute! Great job!
Caitycat said... (4/3/09 8:24 AM) Reply
Looks great on you - love the fit, well done!
Debbie Cook said... (4/3/09 7:34 AM) Reply
Adorable! Great fit!
angie.a said... (4/3/09 7:30 AM) Reply
OMGosh! This is PERFECT!!! I'm so excited to try this one now, I was afraid of fitting that bodice, but yours if fabulous!! Great job Andrea!!
glenj said... (4/3/09 6:58 AM) Reply
Your dress looks so cute on you.The colour on you is lovely,the fit is perfect,what a great dress.
Rebecca D said... (4/3/09 6:45 AM) Reply
The dress fits you beautifully, the color is lovely on you and the style is perfect. Congrats.
mrsv83 said... (4/2/09 9:57 PM) Reply
That is so cute!
Carolyn C said... (4/2/09 8:37 PM) Reply
You look amazing in your new dress. The fit is wonderful. I recently bought this pattern and some Amy Butler fabric with which to sew it up. When I took the pattern into the quilt shop to buy the fabric the proprietors went gah-gah. With your great review added to the others I'm looking forward to sewing this dress. Question: Did you do a muslin or did you just go for it? (I'm thinking of just going for it.)
Annette Wright said... (4/2/09 7:27 PM) Reply
That is SO retro, and SO you...just like you've said. Love it!!!
Christas said... (4/2/09 5:20 PM) Reply
WOW! Your fit on this is right on! This style looks wonderful on you. VERY nice sewing!
moushka said... (4/2/09 4:26 PM) Reply
What an adorable dress this is on you! Looks terrific! Wish I had a waist so that I could wear that style, you lucky girl. Hope you'll make a couple more so you'll have a wardrobe of pretty dresses for summer. Sue
michellep74 said... (4/2/09 3:45 PM) Reply
This is really cute on you--that pattern is a great match for your hourglass figure. You'll have a lot of fun making up more of these in vintage-inspired fabrics!
Riesie said... (4/2/09 3:39 PM) Reply
Cute, cute, cute. You are just made for vintage styles!
Gold said... (4/2/09 3:36 PM) Reply
Cute summer dress! It looks great on you.
Kathi R said... (4/2/09 3:25 PM) Reply
Great summer dress...thanks for the review
debbieB said... (4/2/09 2:03 PM) Reply
I LOVE,LOVE your dress.
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