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Simplicity 2258
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  4. Types of Patterns and What the Markings Mean
  5. Taking Body Measurements
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  7. Preparing the Fabric, Laying Out the Pattern Pieces, and Cutting Out the Fabric
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Pattern Reviews> Simplicity> 3744 (Threads dress)

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Reviewed by:Austragirl
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Posted on:7/5/09 9:12 AM


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Sew4Fun said... (7/6/09 3:17 AM) Reply
Congrats on your first review. The first is always the hardest. Good luck with the winter dress. I liked your translation of pinafore/jumper too. Made me laugh. :)
jilly cooper said... (7/5/09 9:40 AM) Reply
I tend to omit pockets too! Great first review and would love to see a photo. Best of luck with the woollen version.
 
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