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Butterick: 4512 (Retro '57 Dress) - Type:Dresses    printable version
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sugarduck said...
Oh gosh, I love everything about this dress! The fabric, the shape - everything. Good call on adding the extra dart; the dress really seems to fit you like a glove. Great job!
9/3/11 4:33 AM
FreyaStark said...
Fabulous! The fabric is gorgeous, and the dress seems to be a perfect fit.
9/3/11 6:25 AM
Nancy Rhodes said...
That is just eye candy delicious! I love the notion of the circle type skirt vs all that gathered bulk around my middle... Off to the pattern drawers at J.A.'s. Like I need more, but they discontinue stuff and that is my story & am sticking to it... Love your dress!
9/3/11 10:11 AM
miausiau said...
You are always coming up with the BEST stuff. This is a tremendous dress! Love the floral.
9/3/11 12:08 PM
SewWil said...
Gorgeous dress! Love the print.
9/4/11 1:38 AM
Scheri said...
Another beautiful retro dress. The fabric colors of beautiful
9/4/11 1:56 AM
becca a said...
What a gorgeous dress! I love the purple flowers. Great colors on you.
9/4/11 10:31 AM
Sue Parrott said...
Just love it!
9/5/11 0:00 AM
AuntieShel said...
Beautiful!! Read your blog, too, with more fabulous pics. You could have told us all that it was silk satin and we would not have been the wiser-your fabric is amazing!
9/5/11 10:13 PM
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