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Reviewed by:CaitlinH
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Posted on:8/18/10 4:17 PM
Last Updated:10/18/14 11:53 PM
Project Photo:Butterick: 4513 by CaitlinH

Butterick: 4513 by CaitlinH  
Pattern Photo: Butterick 4513
Butterick Pattern Info

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Pattern Rating:Recommend, with Modifications
Review Rating: Helpful by 1 people   
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Fabric:Cotton  [See other projects in this fabric]
Pattern Description:
MISSES’/MISSES’ PETITE DRESS AND BELT: Calf length, flared dress has elastic in back, double fold bias tape trim at neck and armhole, forming shoulder straps. Belt is interfaced with buckle without prong.

Pattern Sizing:
View A size 16

Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?
Yes, if you wear a petticoat underneath.

What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern?
The top half of the dress turned out entirely too large for me.

Fabric Used:
Heidi Grace Midnight Kisses in black and white.

Pattern alterations or any design changes you made:
Had to take in the side seams of the bodice.

Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others?
Yes, with modifications.

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velosewer said...
Love this style.
3/11/12 10:11 PM
Claverie said...
Another cute cute dress!
3/11/12 6:18 PM
lyndle said...
Love your fabric - do see if you can post a photo of the dress. If you can, do bump it back to the top of the list (don't click the 'minor edit' button)
8/19/10 4:00 AM
AuntieShel said...
Hi Caitlin, congrats on your first review. The fabric looks lovely, but I cannot enlarge the thumbprint. (And unfortunately, I cannot help you with instructions, as I don't know how to do it!) I'm sure a more savvy PR-er can help you. Would love to see your dress.
8/18/10 7:19 PM
 
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