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Reviewed by:annie11
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Posted on:2/6/12 10:19 PM
Review Rating: Helpful by 2 people    Very Helpful by 16 people   
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Scheri said... (12/21/12 2:37 AM) Reply
Looking great. Beautiful color on you.
cloudyhn said... (3/4/12 6:06 PM) Reply
very nice dress Annie, it looks great on you
Margaret said... (3/4/12 4:18 PM) Reply
Very pretty!
sew4real said... (3/3/12 8:34 PM) Reply
This is a pattern for my stash. You look marvelous.
JenniferMM said... (2/28/12 10:36 AM) Reply
Great dress!
annakeeton said... (2/26/12 8:30 PM) Reply
Great dress!
StudioCherie said... (2/18/12 6:07 PM) Reply
Great review and beautiful dress!
Sew Whatever said... (2/13/12 6:49 AM) Reply
This is very useful. I thought about drafting something similar, and your observations about fabric weight and closeness of fit is a very big help. It is one of those drafts that you have to do quite a bit of reverse engineering to get back to the starting place if it didn't work. But even with the things you mentioned, I think I might still make an attempt. I am going to try a woven.
Larisa said... (2/11/12 9:56 AM) Reply
LOVE!!! Both the review AND the finished dress!!! This was one I was considering and I'm *so* glad that you made it and had such a fabulous review. I was concerned because of it being Vogue AND knit...last time I made anything with this combination....ooohhheeee....needed LOTS of alterations to look THANK YOU!!!
Elizabeth made this said... (2/10/12 7:11 PM) Reply
Such a beautiful red with some great details in this dress.
MissLadyAudrey said... (2/8/12 3:17 PM) Reply
I love your finished dress and I just added this pattern to my wishlist!
Lpipi56 said... (2/7/12 7:56 PM) Reply
I love the dress, it is stunning. Great review.
Lpipi56 said... (2/7/12 5:11 PM) Reply
Beautiful dress! Looks great on you.
HawkeMorningStar7 said... (2/7/12 3:48 PM) Reply
FABulous dress, you look gorgeous! Definitely on my A list .Thanks for fabric tips too.
mesewlot said... (2/7/12 3:13 PM) Reply
Very nice dress!
CAgirl said... (2/7/12 2:59 PM) Reply
What a fabulous red color - so flattering on you!
SewWil said... (2/7/12 12:00 PM) Reply
Gorgeous dress!
NJcowgirl said... (2/7/12 9:59 AM) Reply
You look fabulous. I love the color and the style. You did a great job with the "wave".
petro said... (2/7/12 4:00 AM) Reply
Great dress, and stunning colour. Thanks for the review, especially helpful are the comments on the fit, sizing, and fabric.
Christas said... (2/7/12 0:37 AM) Reply
Oooooh, pretty!!! Thanks for your tips on the fabric. I think your dress looks lovely.
Nan Kay said... (2/6/12 11:41 PM) Reply
Great looking dress! I see what you mean about the picture showing the neck line differently. Some times I wonder where they come up with their pictures! Your dress is lovely, and looks like the line drawing.
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