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Posted on:8/20/11 10:08 AM
Review Rating: Very Helpful by 14 people   
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Terri A said... (8/28/11 1:21 AM) Reply
This looks really cool on you! I love it.
Heatherrique said... (8/27/11 10:16 AM) Reply
Thank you all for your encouraging and kind words!
Seamingly Simple said... (8/25/11 9:02 AM) Reply
Wow, do I ever like how the stripes change direction. This is very flattering on you.
Barbara V said... (8/23/11 4:35 PM) Reply
Your 1250 is fabulous and looks terrific on you. I like your choice of verticle stripe effect with belt.
FreyaStark said... (8/22/11 4:53 AM) Reply
Very snazzy; a dress that really suits you.
VirginiasDghter said... (8/21/11 8:23 PM) Reply
I'm loving that fabric. At first glance it looked like stripes? But then I noticed its some type of chain links? Just lovely. The belt adds a nice touch. Very flattering!
kidmd said... (8/21/11 5:24 PM) Reply
Welcome to the party! I love the way the chain print works with the cowl. This is a great version!
becca a said... (8/21/11 10:15 AM) Reply
You look fabulous in this dress! If you are not thrilled with it, I think you need to put it in Mary Nana's magic closet for a little while. The fabric is lovely and so is the dress. The stripes are slimming all the way up and then frame your face beautifully at the cowl. This is a definite winner. Your version has finally convinced me that I need to try this pattern too.
Rebecca D said... (8/21/11 9:41 AM) Reply
You look great in this. I say don't worry about the 'pooch' - you're nothing but chic and stylish.
Christas said... (8/21/11 9:22 AM) Reply
Very nice dress! The style is very flattering. Very nice review, too!
MNBarb said... (8/21/11 8:22 AM) Reply
I also like the stripe at the bodice. Your skin tone is so beautiful and this black and white really lights you up. This dress looks so much better made up by PR members than on the pattern photo. If the snug-ness makes you feel uncomfortable I wonder if you could try tying a large-ish, square, black scarf at the waist like this http://1.bp.blogspot.com/_mcooZ--4gM8/RXsl8EcjtpI/AAAAAAAAATE/Tead3AQefw4/s400/100_4416.jpg to even things out a bit. I think it looks great but one never grabs for those garments in the closet that are slightly clingy.
sewmytime said... (8/21/11 5:54 AM) Reply
Very pretty!
Knitters Delight said... (8/21/11 4:14 AM) Reply
Great fabric choice for this dress. It looks great on you.
marec said... (8/21/11 1:54 AM) Reply
This is amazing in that geometric print. Very cool looking dress, and I like how you have belted it.
Annette1 said... (8/21/11 1:24 AM) Reply
Another winning review, and your dress her turned out superbly. I especially like the way the stripes play on the bodice. Gorgeous!
SewWil said... (8/21/11 0:05 AM) Reply
Very pretty dress! I like it worn with a belt.
ArtAttack said... (8/20/11 10:15 PM) Reply
I like it belted! So glad we have another V1250 believer! Really cute on you...
cmarie12 said... (8/20/11 5:02 PM) Reply
Your fabric really adds a new take to this pattern! You look great in it!
JanJanB said... (8/20/11 2:32 PM) Reply
I love this on you. I REALLY have to get it.
Mufffet said... (8/20/11 2:19 PM) Reply
Now then, *I* think that this dress looks terrific on you and the lines of the pattern work perfectly - the attention is on your face and the whole thing looks really nice and slimming!
Miss Tanya said... (8/20/11 2:13 PM) Reply
You look gorgeous - great job!
michellep74 said... (8/20/11 1:00 PM) Reply
Very cute dress that looks great on you!
 
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