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Reviewed by:CathyPayne

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Posted on:12/9/09 7:38 PM
Last Updated:12/10/09 4:32 PM
Review Rating: Helpful by 3 people    Very Helpful by 6 people   
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Jennifer shaw said... (1/28/10 6:47 PM) Reply
Your dress looks wonderful on you! Thank you for reviewing this pattern. I want to make it for a special event this year.
ALY said... (12/11/09 4:10 PM) Reply
Lovely dress. It is a great style for you, and you got the fit just right. Vogue prints the finished garments measurements on the pattern. Compare them to your body measurements and the difference is the wearing ease they have built into the pattern. I always do this and I frequently make a smaller size than the patten envelope indicates, because I prefer less wearing ease.
homejewel said... (12/11/09 3:06 AM) Reply
It's too bad you had to spend so much time adjusting the fit, but it turned out gorgeous. I agree with the previous poster - the neckline is very nice.
Nancywin said... (12/10/09 11:33 PM) Reply
Very pretty. I especially like the neckline. Nice job.
KateS said... (12/10/09 7:38 PM) Reply
Well done, its a loevely dress and Vogue are notorious for being one of the harder pattern houses to use. Sad that the dress ended up too big when you went by the pattern measurements on the envelope - what a pain! Though the end result is great and I'm sure you will get a lot of use out of such a cute dress :)
Elona said... (12/10/09 5:47 PM) Reply
Thanks for making the photo clickable. It's nice to see the details up close.
sewing for fun said... (12/10/09 5:05 PM) Reply
Very pretty dress - you ended up with a great fit after your alterations!
lucylal said... (12/10/09 4:56 PM) Reply
Really cute dress! I might have to give this one a try!
Knitters Delight said... (12/10/09 3:50 PM) Reply
Very nice job. Great color choice, too.
AuntieShel said... (12/10/09 11:55 AM) Reply
Thank you for reviewing this pattern--have had my eye on it. Cannot enlarge the photo, though!
Karine said... (12/10/09 9:16 AM) Reply
Love the pattern. Your dress looks beautiful, but would love to see more of it!
Rhoda K said... (12/9/09 8:11 PM) Reply
I'm unable to enlarge your photo, so it's hard to see any detail. Sounds good, though.
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