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Posted on:4/10/12 8:34 PM
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momsurfing said...
the newer photo on my flickr shows this from the back
4/10/12 8:36 PM
momsurfing said...
ha! i just realized this dress was supposed to have a faux front wrap shirt which the print would have probably swallowed anyhow.
4/10/12 8:41 PM
heathergwo said...
I think it looks pretty good on you! Love the racer-back.
4/11/12 1:02 AM
nicegirl said...
Too bad this was a disappointment! I like that racerback a lot.
4/11/12 11:46 AM
nickelc624 said...
I just made this dress also and am less than thrilled with it. I think it's the pattern. I did include the flap, but probably would've liked it slightly more the way you did it.
4/11/12 11:18 PM
momsurfing said...
i think it's the pattern too. i made another one today in the 10 and i think the shoulder seam needs to be taken in about 2 inches. i also put some elastic in the lower arm hole about two inches each side of the seam to get rid of the gap. i discovered after putting the zipper in that this dress slips on and off with out it. i made it a little longer and with the faux wrap front in a solid and i think it looks better but the fit is eeeehh.
4/12/12 10:17 PM
 
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