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Pattern Reviews> McCall's> 5627:1977 (Marlo Thomas' Cowl Dress)

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Posted on:4/8/12 10:51 PM

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Annette1 said... (4/30/12 10:01 PM) Reply
LOVE your PRINT, and the pattern is a perfect match for the fabric, too. GREAT dress!
StudioCherie said... (4/26/12 10:51 PM) Reply
Wow great review and love the blog post too! Congratulations!
Margaret said... (4/23/12 5:07 PM) Reply
Very pretty dress, looks great on you!
Peter in NYC said... (4/19/12 7:30 PM) Reply
Very pretty dress. Great fabric!
Fictionfan said... (4/18/12 0:20 AM) Reply
Great review, love the dress, love the fabric! I like watching your beautiful daughter growing up on PR! Thanks for the link to Sherry's blog.
lyndle said... (4/16/12 5:15 AM) Reply
Awesome and great fabric!!
petro said... (4/14/12 4:46 PM) Reply
Great dress, really suits you.
MamaSewing said... (4/10/12 8:45 PM) Reply
What a wonderful dress, the fabric is perfect for it and you look great!
Christas said... (4/9/12 10:11 PM) Reply
What a terrific pattern find! Marlo Thomas has great style, and you look great in your new dress!
annakeeton said... (4/9/12 8:25 PM) Reply
This is a great dress! I like the cowl neck and sleeveless combination.
Heatherrique said... (4/9/12 7:51 PM) Reply
Thank you for your comments! You inspired me to wear this dress again soon!
Mufffet said... (4/9/12 12:17 PM) Reply
OH that is SO nice! Looks terrific on you and you two look fabulous. :)
cleverkitty said... (4/9/12 10:34 AM) Reply
looks so pretty on you....
Sue Parrott said... (4/9/12 9:52 AM) Reply
This is so cute, your fabric is the perfect choice for the dress! Well done!
Elemenopeo said... (4/9/12 8:13 AM) Reply
very nice
VirginiasDghter said... (4/9/12 7:46 AM) Reply
I used to love Marlo Thomas in That Girl! This is such a lovely dress. Love the fabric choice, I'll have to start shopping EOS. Your efforts paid off in a big way!
jlg said... (4/9/12 6:05 AM) Reply
This is great.
1SewSweet said... (4/9/12 5:38 AM) Reply
I love Marlo Thomas too...what a beautiful dress! Love the color and pattern!
karen n said... (4/9/12 1:50 AM) Reply
That color and print look really cute on you!
velosewer said... (4/9/12 1:17 AM) Reply
I loved Marlo Thomas. Great find and your dress is spot on!
marec said... (4/9/12 0:58 AM) Reply
Love this so much-you look great. Marlo Thomas-one of my style faves.
QuiltSewSewSue said... (4/8/12 11:51 PM) Reply
Great fabric and I love the groovy styling with the cardigan!
Barbara V said... (4/8/12 11:51 PM) Reply
Cute vintage "Marlo" pattern with a very current feel and it looks so pretty on you! Nice job on all adjustments and fabric choice and layout.
SewWil said... (4/8/12 10:54 PM) Reply
I love your dress!!! Great fabric choice for this pattern.
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