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Pattern Reviews> Simplicity> 3878 (Misses Special Occassion Dress)

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Reviewed by:Slyvchan

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Posted on:6/6/10 8:24 PM
Pattern Size:Regular Petite 
Review Rating: Helpful by 3 people    Very Helpful by 2 people   
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Fairworthy said... (2/8/11 9:00 PM) Reply
Beautiful! I love the halter strap as well!!!
WiltedxRose said... (12/31/10 2:23 PM) Reply
I'm about to start making this dress for my prom dress this year. I've made a few other projects, some complex and others fairly simple. I love what you did with the pattern, it looks really pretty. Any suggestions for me to make the project go more smoothly?
ryansmumAria said... (6/14/10 11:44 AM) Reply
oh this is beautiful!
Fairy_Tinkerbell said... (6/7/10 12:16 PM) Reply
The dress ist beautiful and fits so well.
RLL said... (6/7/10 11:00 AM) Reply
So beautiful, what an incredible job you did.
arianamaniacs said... (6/7/10 4:34 AM) Reply
You look lovely! Beautiful dress, and you look even more beautiful in it!
sugarduck said... (6/7/10 4:04 AM) Reply
What a pretty prom dress! Great job!
Terri A said... (6/7/10 2:43 AM) Reply
Very Lovely!
Aroura said... (6/6/10 11:34 PM) Reply
Oh my, that is just beautiful! I love it, and you look wonderful in it!. It is such a soft color, and sparkly. The bodice, waist, all of it. It's modest but not prudish. I hope my daughter has taste this good when she is your age!
melaniejade31 said... (6/6/10 10:34 PM) Reply
So beautiful! It looks like it fits well, and the fabric looks like a perfect choice!
21wale said... (6/6/10 8:38 PM) Reply
Beautiful dress and lovely color on you!
Slyvchan said... (10/12/09 6:12 PM) Reply
Thanks, everyone! Shopgrrl, I inserted the zipper before the lining was attached, but after the skirt and bodice were sewn together. I think the pattern said to use a lapped zipper, but I just did a centered zipper, simply because I didn't want to have to sew through tons of layers for the lapped. Both turn out fine, in my opinion.
shopgrrl said... (10/11/09 8:15 PM) Reply
I'm making this for a Halloween Costume and was wondering at what point you inserted the zipper?
SusiM said... (10/3/09 0:22 AM) Reply
BEAUTIFUL! I just bought this pattern to make a gown for my daughter. Yours is beautiful!
Dynamo said... (10/2/09 12:56 PM) Reply
Very pretty!
Passion4Sewing said... (10/2/09 9:26 AM) Reply
I love the fabric! It is looking lovely!
jilly cooper said... (10/2/09 6:44 AM) Reply
absolutely beautiful colour and beautiful dress, can't wait to read the finished review. Great job!!!!
michalklimer said... (10/2/09 2:57 AM) Reply
The dress is so pretty! and fits so well.
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