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Pattern Reviews> Butterick> 5750 (Misses Dress)

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Posted on:5/6/12 2:34 AM
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Mary Themom said... (9/27/13 4:33 AM) Reply
I've made this dress and had the same sagging issue. I think it's a design flaw.
slmstyle said... (1/28/13 5:18 PM) Reply
Thanks for your review. I am considering making this dress and would love to see a photo or two of your finished dress!
dottii1 said... (6/10/12 4:23 AM) Reply
Now the dress is finished, the voile is sagging alot on the drapes and folds and looks baggy in parts rather than nicely draped. Could be my sewing, but I double checked the layout when sewing, and initially the folds looked ok, but have fallen over time. I have had to invisibly stitch the folds in place. As I have the fit right, I will try again in a crisper fabric that holds it's shape better.
 
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