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New Look: 6557 (Misses Dresses) thumbsup - Type:Dresses    printable version
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Posted on:7/25/11 9:44 AM
Last Updated:2/18/14 10:28 AM
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Pattern Rating:Easy & Great for Beginners
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Pattern Description: a dress, I made view A

Pattern Sizing: 8-18

Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes but I made it shorter and added bias tape on the bottom

Were the instructions easy to follow? yes

What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern? how easy it is

Fabric Used: cotton

Pattern alterations or any design changes you made: I used extra wide double fold bias tape instead of the ribbon

Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others? yes I'm planning to make another one with a different fabric

Conclusion: great simple dress really easy to make

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