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Pattern Reviews> Colette Patterns> Truffle (Truffle)

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Posted on:8/21/12 9:37 AM


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Peacock Chic said... (8/22/12 9:48 AM) Reply
super cute! love the fabric combo
JEF said... (8/22/12 8:44 AM) Reply
Very classy dress. You look lovely.
Deepika said... (8/22/12 8:05 AM) Reply
Gorgeous dress! Thanks for sharing
poppykettle said... (8/22/12 5:28 AM) Reply
It looks lovely :)
Raye Ann said... (8/22/12 0:27 AM) Reply
Very pretty with a perfect fit!
SewWil said... (8/21/12 3:07 PM) Reply
Very pretty dress! You achieved a great fit. Looks wonderful on you.
marec said... (8/21/12 11:58 AM) Reply
Nice dress-the trim makes it special. I also have trouble with the bodice of Colette patterns...very narrow and small but with some side boobage :-) I must follow you here. Thanks for the review of this lovely dress.
devviePuu said... (8/21/12 10:22 AM) Reply
@cynthia: generally, the colette bodice sloper seems to be more for a woman with a larger bust size and/or more curves in the bodice than i have. i'm certified IBTC, have a short waist, a long torso, a very slight pear and narrow shoulders, so i end up having to re-draft completely any bodice i may be working on between the differences in the dart sizes, dart widths, and bust point placement.
Jstarr4250 said... (8/21/12 10:17 AM) Reply
This is beautiful on you...simple and elegant. I love your fabric choice as well.
CynthiaSue said... (8/21/12 9:45 AM) Reply
Yes. The fit is superb. That's what drew me to your review! Beautiful detail to the ruffle. Why is the Collette bodice not a fit for you? Thanks!
 
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