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Reviewed by:Therisa

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Posted on:4/29/10 10:56 PM
Pattern Size:Plus-Sized 

Review Rating: Very Helpful by 4 people   
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wreninrome said...
very feminine...nice work!
4/30/10 6:13 AM
fourkid said...
Very pretty. I know what you mean about cutting down the SA - why can't I just sew it at that allowance to begin with? But I have noticed 2 things (being self taught and no one explaining this to me) One, is if any adjustment is needed, you have some leeway in the SA. But also - especially if making french seams - that final trimming down eliminates a lot of the fuzzies from just handling the fabric and makes a cleaner cut (when no serger is owned.)
4/30/10 10:09 AM
MagpieJen said...
Your mom will so pleased to have such a beautiful nightgown!
4/30/10 10:57 AM
Terri A said...
I love the fabric and have some of it myself. I was curious to read your review and see how it went. Great job, and thoughtful review:-)
4/30/10 2:39 PM
MaryDB said...
Wow, that nightie turned out great! I wouldn't have thought to use that fabric for it, but it was an inspired idea. I have some of that fabric, and I think I have the pattern too, but I wasn't looking beyond the flannel. Nice work, thanks for the review.
5/1/10 0:22 AM
Margaret said...
Nicely done, I wouldn't have thought of this fabric for a nightgown either. Looks very pretty!
5/3/10 0:15 AM
manola6176 said...
silk chiffon makes your night gown a class apart
5/4/10 3:05 AM
Therisa said...
Thanks for the nice comments, y'all - Mom called and she is absolutely thrilled with the gown!
5/9/10 2:58 PM
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