SIGNUP - FREE Membership and 1 FREE Sewing Lesson
| FAQ | Login
Platinum Sponsor
Fabulous Fit
Fabulous Fit

Pattern Reviews> Vogue Patterns> 1152 (Misses' Dress)

23 more reviews
Viewed 971 times 
Reviewed by:Carolyn.S
photo

 
 
About Carolyn.Sstarstarstar
AUSTRALIA
Member since: 5/6/10
Reviews: 57 (patterns: 56)
Skill level:Advanced
Favored by: 80 people
more...
Report a problem with this review
Posted on:8/5/10 6:55 AM
Last Updated:8/5/10 7:02 AM
Review Rating: Very Helpful by 12 people   
See other patterns in this category: Dresses    
To read this review, please Login. Only registered members can read reviews written more than 6 months ago.
<< Previous      Next >>
12 Comments      Login to Add a Comment
Bonnie123 said... (11/18/11 1:47 PM) Reply
I really like your version of this dress!
mesewlot said... (6/5/11 11:09 PM) Reply
Great review,very helpful as I had concerns about the dress being rroo roomy. I love your piping detail!
Jennifer shaw said... (1/3/11 1:03 PM) Reply
I love your dress! I finally bought this pattern and it looks so versatile.
Carolyn.S said... (8/11/10 6:36 AM) Reply
Thankyou for your comments! Kathleen, we are having a very warm winter, so I was quite cosy with my jeans on underneath! And I wouldn't have changed my fitting technique; I prefer to fit using the fabric rather than tissue fit... luckily I was removing excess fabric rather than having to make larger a too-small pattern; a much easier option thank goodness!
eugenia123 said... (8/6/10 8:13 AM) Reply
Gorgeous dress - I love its casual but very stylish look!
KathleenS said... (8/6/10 6:34 AM) Reply
It's August, Carolyn - aren't you cold?! Thanks for the review. The fit information is very helpful. I fear this pattern may not be good enough for my coral linen after all so it had better go back in the stash :-) So, would you do the alterations (to make it more fitted) differently if starting at the pattern stage, and if so, how?
ClaireEmily said... (8/5/10 7:17 PM) Reply
You seem to have worked out the fitting issues really well. I like the sleeves as is!
Aroura said... (8/5/10 10:22 AM) Reply
I really like this dress on you! Over jeans is a very stylish touch, I agree.
marec said... (8/5/10 10:13 AM) Reply
Beautiful. and looks great over jeans.
Beek said... (8/5/10 10:05 AM) Reply
Nice dress. Looks so comfortable and cool.
Sheila457 said... (8/5/10 10:03 AM) Reply
The dress looks great and love the Chambray fabric.
marie elise said... (8/5/10 9:42 AM) Reply
I love your dress! I am planning to make this pattern soon so thanks for all the fitting issues info. I think it looks very nice on you.
 
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
        
Online Class
Break your Serger Out of the Box
Break your Serger Out of the Box

Class Details

Online Class
Altering Jackets
Altering Jackets

Class Details

Alabama Chanin Long Skirt

photo
by: beanchor

Review
Lutterloh Supp 115 #75

photo
by: Daisyd681

Review
Sewn Square One Swing Shift Pattern

Sewn Square One Swing Shift Pattern

Pattern Details
You Sew Girl Beret Pattern

You Sew Girl Beret Pattern

Pattern Details