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Posted on:6/7/12 11:02 PM


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debrawinfrey said... (7/8/12 10:30 PM) Reply
Yes the piping looks great with this fabric!!
Annette1 said... (7/1/12 2:12 AM) Reply
Well, aren't you just PRETTY AS A PICTURE in this dress? I would have never thought to use the plaid suiting, but I LOVE the result! Good thing your daughter is around to give you WINNING SOLUTIONS, too, for that hemline. It's just perfect!
tigergirl said... (6/11/12 9:34 PM) Reply
What a fantastic save, as others have said, you'd never guess there was a problem with the hem.
Wianno Girl said... (6/11/12 2:53 PM) Reply
super job - I will remember the chain idea as it's an Elegant solution...
norie creates said... (6/9/12 1:43 PM) Reply
Wow! Beautiful dress. Gotta love the newbies!
GailFriday said... (6/9/12 12:29 PM) Reply
Sharp--good technique, and very flattering. Nice work!
MapleCandy3 said... (6/8/12 7:16 PM) Reply
love it!
Mahogany Stylist said... (6/8/12 4:11 PM) Reply
Thanks, everyone.
marec said... (6/8/12 3:10 PM) Reply
What an elegant dress, and what a great save. Your daughter is so smart!
Heatherrique said... (6/8/12 12:14 PM) Reply
The plaid placement is very attractive. Kudos to your daughter, she is just too clever!
sunnysewer said... (6/8/12 11:58 AM) Reply
love the plaids and the fit is fantastic, great post.
ArtAttack said... (6/8/12 10:56 AM) Reply
Super cute with the on bias and piping details...love it!
Jrhee said... (6/8/12 10:28 AM) Reply
Love your dress!
Ciclista said... (6/8/12 8:45 AM) Reply
Lovely and creative as always!
cleverkitty said... (6/8/12 8:18 AM) Reply
really sharp dress, I love the piping too :)
Karine said... (6/8/12 8:17 AM) Reply
Thanks for such a thorough review. The photos on your blog explaining your pattern alterations were so helpful. There's nothing like seeing it! It's hard to believe your dress was so close to becoming a wadder - it's beautiful! I really like the bias front and your piping. Your fitting is exceptional and the dress looks lovely on you.
Scheri said... (6/8/12 2:30 AM) Reply
Love your reviews. I think this dress is fantastic.
mesewlot said... (6/8/12 2:25 AM) Reply
I love what you did with this pattern and the fabric. So, glad your hem situation worked out! Looking at your dress, you would never know your dilemmas with creating it!~ job WELL done!!
Dilliander said... (6/8/12 2:21 AM) Reply
Very smart, the diagonal plaids and piping look great.
SewWil said... (6/8/12 1:33 AM) Reply
Beautiful dress. I like the contrast piping a lot.
carolyn101 said... (6/8/12 0:13 AM) Reply
Thanks for your very helpful review- although I am more of an SBA girl your detailed alteration were great. I can't see any sign of hem flare in you picture- your dress looks beautiful.
 
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