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Pattern Reviews> Simplicity> 3785 (Misses Special Occasion Gowns)

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Posted on:8/23/09 3:59 AM
Review Rating: Very Helpful by 6 people   
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MaryDB said... (11/12/09 3:35 AM) Reply
Lyndle, not quite the same. I gathered the chiffon to the size of an extra lining piece and then sewed it to that piece, which was then in turn lined.
lyndle said... (11/11/09 8:41 PM) Reply
Gorgeous dress! Is your description of using a stay in the bodice similar to underlining it?
jrizzoli said... (9/5/09 0:35 AM) Reply
Wonderful job on this dress! It's great to see this version made short. The fabric is gorgeous and I love the sleeves, too. I'm sure you'll enjoy this at the wedding as much as my friend did her version. Thanks for commenting on my creation earlier, too.
carolynw said... (8/23/09 4:42 PM) Reply
Really beautiful dress - love that fabric
Cowtown Karen said... (8/23/09 4:06 PM) Reply
Beautiful dress!
pittysmom101 said... (8/23/09 1:59 PM) Reply
This is BEAUTIFUL!! If I saw this on a rack in the store, I would jump up and down and pray that it fits me... Gorgeous fabric choice, very romantic, perfect for a wedding. This could inspire me to try chiffon, I have been hedging, so pretty but tricky to work with sometimes. Thanks for sharing!
LollyVee said... (8/23/09 1:23 PM) Reply
I definately don't think you will look matronely in this floaty creation in gorgeous Autumn shades. It's beautiful and worth all the perfecting to get a very pretty result.
marec said... (8/23/09 11:10 AM) Reply
It's so pretty...the dress' fit is so nice. Enjoy the wedding.
renren said... (8/23/09 9:51 AM) Reply
I saw this gorgeous dress over at the Fall Sew Along. It is just as lovely as can be! Enjoy the wedding and especially enjoy wearing this beautiful creation.
Gelbean said... (8/23/09 7:03 AM) Reply
Your dress is beautiful and very flattering.
lyndle said... (8/23/09 5:16 AM) Reply
Gorgeous dress! thanks for the helpful review too.
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