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Posted on:6/30/12 4:25 PM
Pattern Size:Petite 
Review Rating: Helpful by 2 people   
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GoodbyeValntino said... (7/1/12 9:12 PM) Reply
It's a beautiful dress and can understand why your daughter wants more!!
lakaribane said... (7/1/12 3:07 PM) Reply
Thank you for the information, A.C! Note to self: muslin!
Rlkataja said... (7/1/12 8:08 AM) Reply
Love it! It looks perfect on her-just Gorgeous!
mochimo said... (7/1/12 4:28 AM) Reply
Very chic!
Amanda.Claire said... (6/30/12 9:01 PM) Reply
Hi Lakaribane: My DD is 5'2", B cup and about 105lbs. I made the smallest size for her. I did not do a sba with this dress. However, it might have been a good idea. Mostly, she has a narrow rib cage and a little thick through the waist. The waist was no issue bc of the pleats. Her alterations were pretty easy bc of the darts and side seams. I would do a muslin on the bodice pieces if you go with this pattern.
lakaribane said... (6/30/12 8:34 PM) Reply
I love the fabrics you used but I'm curious to know which size you used. I want this pattern but I'm a bit worried about having to do many alterations and a SBA (I'm 5' and a B cup). Any input?
LizJaneB said... (6/30/12 5:46 PM) Reply
Gorgeous. And I'm amazed I bought this pattern a week ago with the same idea - black with a lace top!
Nancywin said... (6/30/12 5:35 PM) Reply
This turned out really nicely. I never liked the dress on the envelope, but now I get it. Good job.
RadarRadiance said... (6/30/12 5:19 PM) Reply
So cute! She is lovely and looks so grown up in this beautiful dress.
 
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