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Posted on:4/30/09 12:17 PM
Last Updated:4/30/09 12:21 PM


Review Rating: Helpful by 4 people    Very Helpful by 8 people   
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cherfarmboys said... (8/10/11 0:26 AM) Reply
It came out beautifully and looks very nice on you! Great job. I am going to make this soon...
DOMESTICATEDMENNONITE said... (12/4/10 11:25 PM) Reply
I like your choice of print, completely disguises the center front seam.
Mahogany Stylist said... (2/5/10 10:45 AM) Reply
Your dress is lovely. Thanks for the review and the heads up on the sizing. I'm making it for a client. One of her concerns is: "Will the dress stand out like the drawing?" I'm glad you showed the back of your dress. This will give her an idea. Her dress will be made of silk dupoini. Thanks again, C
katie lynne said... (6/12/09 4:45 PM) Reply
Oh, this is a lovely dress. It looks wonderful on you. Great job fitting and workmanship.
McKavity said... (5/3/09 6:49 PM) Reply
I've added some additional photos - including the back view.
Secretsugar said... (5/2/09 9:46 PM) Reply
Beautiful, flattering dress on you!
lamstu said... (5/1/09 7:15 PM) Reply
I'd love to see a photo of you in the dress from the back! Really lovely dress
christinawo said... (5/1/09 11:16 AM) Reply
Wow! You did a beautiful job and you look great! You inspire me to try this pattern. Thanks for the review. Chris
Fictionfan said... (4/30/09 11:23 PM) Reply
Ooooooo! I love this dress on you! You have a great figure for this style, and that fabric is fantastic. Great job! Thanks for the first review for this pattern.
colourbynumber said... (4/30/09 9:17 PM) Reply
Lovely dress in a precious print! Great job.
Dmd4106 said... (4/30/09 3:59 PM) Reply
Pretty dress!
McKavity said... (4/30/09 2:23 PM) Reply
vintage signer - if you haven't done it already, the best advice I can give you with the gusset is to not overthink it. Just follow the instructions and you should be fine.
Christas said... (4/30/09 1:32 PM) Reply
This is so pretty. I have the very same fabric in my stash only mine is cream background with the white embroidered dots. I love how your dress looks in this fabric.
McKavity said... (4/30/09 12:18 PM) Reply
oops - only meant to take the WIP off. I will put the updated picture on later today.
jarofmoths said... (4/27/09 7:57 PM) Reply
I love love love this pattern and want to make it even more after reading your review that it is not hard. Last time at my favorite store the pattern was sold out in my size...now I feel like I should hunt it down elsewhere. Thanks!
vintage signer said... (4/20/09 1:03 PM) Reply
Looks great. I am a new sewer and making this dress in a class but wish I could get extra help with tips on those "gussetted" sleeves/bodice. The teacher wasn't sure about that reinforced seam with binding. Hope she can figure it out! Thanks for the review
Suemoon said... (4/7/09 1:19 PM) Reply
It's gorgeous!
rose4524 said... (4/6/09 10:12 PM) Reply
very pretty, ladylike dress!
MagpieJen said... (4/6/09 1:52 PM) Reply
This is so pretty! Wonderful fabric choice! What a nice welcome-back to sewing :-)
petro said... (4/6/09 1:40 PM) Reply
This is looking really good, great fabric choice.
jonnie664 said... (4/5/09 11:39 PM) Reply
Well done! It looks completely professional and very stylish!
 
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