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Pattern Reviews> Butterick> 6774 (OOP 1950's Dress)

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Reviewed by:Slyvchan

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Posted on:6/6/09 1:12 PM
Review Rating: Helpful by 2 people    Very Helpful by 8 people   
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whirrclunk said... (6/10/09 4:15 PM) Reply
A lovely dress and a brilliant fit! It looks great.
waltzqueen said... (6/8/09 1:55 PM) Reply
I think you fabric for this dress is wonderful. You have the perfect figure for this style too - lucky you! Terrific dress all 'round.
Slyvchan said... (6/8/09 0:04 AM) Reply
I agree--clothes on a hanger are never as pretty as on the person. And thank you for the comment! That was just the encouragement I needed to continue with my dream ;)
SheBear0320 said... (6/7/09 11:22 PM) Reply
Gorgeous dress -- I admired it when you first put up photos on the hanger. Let me just say those photos didn't do it justice. Looks amazing on you. You are a very talented teenager. I too had the costume designer dream as a teenager. Now almost 40 years later, I'm living my dream. Good luck with yours.
Slyvchan said... (6/7/09 5:31 PM) Reply
Thank you! Yep, teenage sewer :) I'd like to go into costume design. Sewing isn't just for women after 50 anymore! No offense, anyone!
Rhonda in Montreal said... (6/7/09 4:26 PM) Reply
Hi!! You're a TEEN-AGE sewer??!! Wonderful job!! Such a pretty dress!!
maryfrana said... (6/7/09 11:15 AM) Reply
This is so much prettier and stylish than the envelope. You have done a wonderful job. And it is perfect for day or evening. Love vintage.
Slyvchan said... (6/7/09 10:45 AM) Reply
Thank you VERY much, Jolet!
Jolet said... (6/7/09 4:50 AM) Reply
I looked into your Gallery too and I think you make great clothes. I specially like your blue coat! This dress is wonderful you've put a lot of effort in it. Go on with sewing!
Slyvchan said... (6/7/09 1:10 AM) Reply
Thanks, everyone! I appreciate all of your wonderful feedback!
Em's Summer said... (6/6/09 10:53 PM) Reply
This is soo pretty!
persevering said... (6/6/09 9:39 PM) Reply
How lovely! Thank you for your review.
marec said... (6/6/09 9:06 PM) Reply
What a darling dress. You nailed the style with your craftsmanship and the choice of fabric. Really pretty!
FreyaStark said... (6/6/09 7:27 PM) Reply
Very pretty and a perfect fit. Well done.
QuiltSewSewSue said... (6/6/09 7:25 PM) Reply
Very pretty!
eugenia123 said... (6/6/09 1:33 PM) Reply
What a lovely dress - it looks SO pretty.
Slyvchan said... (6/6/09 1:19 PM) Reply
Thank you, all!
DoggyGirl said... (6/6/09 1:16 PM) Reply
Oh, this came out SO well - it looks great on you! I love it.
gaginny said... (6/3/09 8:14 AM) Reply
I love your dress....shirtwaists, especially the vintage ones, are favorites of mine.....great choice of fabric.
kellymailinglist said... (6/2/09 10:24 AM) Reply
Lovely dress, and I'm impressed with the hem finish and bound neckline. Terrific job!
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