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Posted on:5/23/11 8:01 PM


Review Rating: Very Helpful by 10 people   
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georgieb said... (11/18/11 10:33 PM) Reply
I am so inspired by you!
MissMarnie said... (5/24/11 7:01 PM) Reply
Just beautiful and those shoes are pretty great too :)
ladybegood said... (5/24/11 1:57 PM) Reply
Stunning! I love your use of the checked fabric. Thanks for the belt making tips.
janet said... (5/24/11 12:13 PM) Reply
This dress is absolutely one of my favorites of all that you have reviewed. You and your dress are one BEAUTIFUL, EXQUISITE vision!
BHarmony said... (5/24/11 9:41 AM) Reply
Nice review--your pattern would be a Junior Size 17. These odd-numbered patterns were made for smaller waisted, higher busted figures. Teen sizes were often (but not always) designated by a "T," and were even numbers, such as size T14. The dress is lovely! You did such a great job on it! The styles from that era (1950s) were great.
Matilda_z said... (5/24/11 8:56 AM) Reply
This is an astounding dress! Brava!!!!
Andreahg said... (5/24/11 8:39 AM) Reply
Beautiful dress! I've had this pattern in my stash for a couple years but haven't gotten to it. It's great to see it made up!
Gelbean said... (5/24/11 6:44 AM) Reply
Beautiful dress! I really like your shoes too.
Barbara V said... (5/24/11 0:02 AM) Reply
Gorgeous vintage dress. You do such lovely work and create such beautiful garments. So fun to read your review and see what you've done. I was lucky enough to see both the Isabelle de Borchgrave's and Balenciaga exhibits on Saturday. Totally fabulous!
SewWil said... (5/23/11 11:06 PM) Reply
Absolutely gorgeous! Great job!
Christas said... (5/23/11 10:28 PM) Reply
So pretty! Your reviews are wonderful!
MapleCandy3 said... (5/23/11 10:16 PM) Reply
your dress is so fabulous, I love vintage dresses!
DoggyGirl said... (5/23/11 9:32 PM) Reply
Lovely, lovely, lovely. I always enjoy your reviews - you 'do' vintage so wonderfully.
Stephanie C. said... (5/23/11 9:19 PM) Reply
That is absolutely stunning!!! You pull it off so well, too!!
 
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