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Reviewed by:Violet Elsie

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Posted on:7/15/10 6:02 AM

Review Rating: Helpful by 1 people    Very Helpful by 6 people   
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Pats Designs said... (9/23/14 9:00 AM) Reply
I am making this pattern presently but am having concerns about connecting collar and getting into the dress with a back zipper. Would you help me understand this?
julmfoster said... (7/22/13 11:02 AM) Reply
I am having a problem understanding how to attach the collar. The direction seems like it leave the raw edge of the collar and the bodice. Any suggestions?
Scheri said... (2/18/11 11:46 AM) Reply
Looks great. Thank you
deenie4162002 said... (8/20/10 1:01 PM) Reply
Thanks for posting the review! I bought this a little while back and am just getting ready to sew. How did the measurements match up? I am always curious about the more fitted garments and adjustments needed. Although I typically wear a 6 off the rack, pattern sizes often put me in a size 8 or ten, since my hips are a little wider. Sadly, I've made more than a few things that I had to give away.
tess said... (7/16/10 5:24 AM) Reply
Your dress looks really great and is an inspiration to get mine out of my pattern stash and crack on with this one!
petro said... (7/16/10 2:57 AM) Reply
Terrific dress - I love the contrast collar.
Golden Scaler said... (7/16/10 0:53 AM) Reply
Great review, informative and you made me laugh!
joan darling said... (7/15/10 11:27 PM) Reply
....and this look even better on Violet Elsie but she won't add a picture of herself wearing the frock to show everyone. A shrinking Violet Elsie
Violet Elsie said... (7/15/10 8:29 PM) Reply

jso4fun said... (7/15/10 7:27 PM) Reply
Thanks so much for making and reviewing this dress. I've had the pattern in my stash for a while, and have been *waiting* for someone to review it. Now I know it's something I could attempt, and hopefully get as good results as you did!
BillieJean said... (7/15/10 4:53 PM) Reply
Beautiful dress and delightful review. Thanks
psgates said... (7/15/10 2:00 PM) Reply
rebija said... (7/15/10 9:17 AM) Reply
Nicely done!
Taarna said... (7/15/10 8:59 AM) Reply
Looks fantastic! Thanks for the review.
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