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Hollywood: 1930 (Danielle Darrieux Dress) - Type:Dresses
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ArtAttack said...
Very cute dress and informative review!
6/30/11 0:12 AM
StitchQueen101 said...
And she should have a big smile - very nice! Love the sleeves! :)
6/30/11 0:18 AM
StitchQueen101 said...
And she should have a big smile - very nice! Love the sleeves! :)
6/30/11 0:18 AM
Norsecross said...
I loved seeing the pattern pieces you were working from, super interesting!The ticking fabric in pink is very cute!
6/30/11 0:52 AM
FreyaStark said...
Very nice. I especially like the fabric and buttons.
6/30/11 6:09 AM
Aroura said...
Very cute dress. Sorry about the pockets, though. The fabric is a great match for the pattern, great job. :)
6/30/11 4:18 PM
Sewiing Sue said...
The shoes go well with the dress. I noticed them before I read about them. The dress looks graet on your DS GF. In Threads sizing was explained in this way: sizing such as 14 originally referred to the age of the wearer; hence the big differential between ready-to-wear sizes and pattern sizes.
6/30/11 7:53 PM
Passion4Sewing said...
Sewiing Sue, thanks for that info. That actually makes sense!
6/30/11 8:52 PM
marec said...
Wonderful work on this dress-and great styling.
7/1/11 10:49 AM
cleverkitty said...
you did fabulous!!! making sense out of the pattern pieces, matching the fabric plus buttons to the style was a success...and the bound buttonholes was a real bonus for her, you can't find details like these in RTW
7/1/11 3:08 PM
AnneM said...
Cute. (I suppose you could put a hankie in that little pocket.) Fun style, the fabric gives a nice retro look.
7/2/11 10:43 AM
fourkid said...
Very cute - and how nice to have an appreciative recipient.
7/2/11 9:08 PM
janet said...
DARLING girl! ADORABLE, adorable dress!!
7/3/11 1:28 PM
Cathee said...
Cute! Looks like a lot of fun to wear!
7/5/11 1:22 PM
Margaret said...
Adorable dress! I love those sleeves. Really worked out with the shoes too!
7/9/11 3:25 PM
CarolynGM said...
Love the style. The dress looks great on its owner too!
7/12/11 5:10 PM
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