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Butterick: 5173 (Maggy London knit dress) thumbsup - Type:Dresses
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Knitters Delight said...
I made this for my Mom a while back. I think your modifications work really well.
2/14/11 3:36 AM
MNBarb said...
You made a nice save on this pattern. Your version of the dress works really well on you. I'm not sure how one would do any arm-lifting in the original draft. The fabric LOOKS really nice. Too bad it was such a PITA to work with. I almost bought some rayon jersey a few days ago. Now that I've read your review I think not.
2/14/11 7:10 AM
Kathy in NM said...
I really like your version of this dress. Thank you for pointing out the potential front tab issue. ; ) This looks like a very comfortable dress.
2/19/11 5:07 PM
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