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Reviewed by:MCBurbage

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Posted on:7/18/09 1:59 PM
Review Rating: Helpful by 2 people    Very Helpful by 5 people   
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sewbuzzy said... (12/28/10 6:14 AM) Reply
the side line from the bust to the hips is a wonderful S which shows so well in your photo. I love your taste in patterns, and this one looks great on you. Thanks for the review!
sharkycharming said... (11/22/10 3:50 PM) Reply
Thanks for this review -- I am really excited about sewing this dress, and yours is beautiful!
MCBurbage said... (3/10/10 6:17 PM) Reply
Inside belts aren't bad. I've done them on several other dresses, but if I don't think a dress needs it, I don't put it in. I'm not having trouble with the skirt pulling the dress down or the waist trying to ride up so I think I made the right decision on this one. Thank you for all the compliments.
livingwilde said... (11/1/09 9:26 AM) Reply
Thanks for the review! I was debating the benefits of the inside belt, too. You've convinced me I can do without. Thanks! Wasn't looking forward to that step! :-)
calminatrix said... (7/19/09 12:28 PM) Reply
im SO GLAD you did this dress. i made it and had a he** of a time with the underarm gussets. i scanned your review for mention of them but you must be a master! i also had a struggle with the zipper and all the layers at the side. you did a beautiful job! and not a word about the gussets!
crisford said... (7/19/09 11:12 AM) Reply
Absolutely lovely! The color and style suit you quite well!
Annette1 said... (7/18/09 10:30 PM) Reply
This looks so fresh and pretty on you. You have the perfect figure for this dress. :o)
FreyaStark said... (7/18/09 8:07 PM) Reply
Lovely! Well done.
Terri A said... (7/18/09 7:28 PM) Reply
Really gorgeous. I might buy this one now.
Erin D said... (7/18/09 5:51 PM) Reply
Looks great on you! Nice work.
Nancy Anne said... (7/18/09 5:16 PM) Reply
You have the figure to carry out this type of pattern. You fabric choice is perfect, and the dress turned out wonderfuly!
Tiner W said... (7/18/09 3:33 PM) Reply
I love that dress!
KathyBKnits said... (7/18/09 3:20 PM) Reply
Very pretty dress!
lmg said... (7/18/09 3:08 PM) Reply
Lovely color, great fit and beautiful dress.
SassySan said... (7/18/09 3:00 PM) Reply
Wow! That dress is beautiful! You did great.
imsewcrazy said... (7/18/09 2:55 PM) Reply
I LOVE your dress! It looks beautiful on you! I just bought this pattern and now I can't wait to make it! Thanks for the review!
chacha45 said... (7/18/09 2:35 PM) Reply
You amaze me! You output is very impressive and this dress is absolutely gorgeous. You have a perfect figure for these vintage patterns.
moushka said... (7/18/09 2:07 PM) Reply
Beautiful dress! You look lovely in it.
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