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Posted on:1/17/13 4:17 PM


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norie creates said...
Beautiful! Thanks for explaining the bag method of attaching the lining. A tut of the last step would be fabulous!
1/17/13 4:40 PM
caper81 said...
What a stunning dress! Very helpful review :)
1/17/13 5:10 PM
BillieJean said...
Another fantastic dress!
1/17/13 5:11 PM
Lori V said...
looks great
1/17/13 5:17 PM
bigalsgal said...
girl that dress is so cute.
1/17/13 5:35 PM
Re Becca said...
Fabulous! Do you know the fiber content of your ponte? I'm always on the hunt for a good ponte, but they are not all created equal. You make 'bagging' sound so simple!
1/17/13 6:09 PM
Levone said...
Gorgeous dress! Thanks for mentioning the bagging method.
1/17/13 6:27 PM
mimi g. said...
@Re Becca, yes there is a link to it on my blog its so silky soft and a poly/rayon blend. There is a coupon for it on my blog too
1/17/13 6:47 PM
mimi g. said...
Thanks Ladies!
1/17/13 6:47 PM
angeleyes88 said...
Amazing! It looks way better on you than the pattern pic. Great job!
1/17/13 8:42 PM
Fran G said...
Mimi..you look fabulous...as always!
1/18/13 6:35 AM
Deepika said...
Mimi, gorgeous as always!!! Did you feel that you had to go down a size for this pattern?
1/18/13 7:42 AM
ggf2005 said...
Love it
1/18/13 7:44 AM
CissieW said...
Fabulous dress -- especially on you!
1/18/13 9:18 AM
Jstarr4250 said...
Wow- talk about figure flattering! Thanks especially for the fabric website link. What great stuff.
1/18/13 9:58 AM
CallMeSu said...
You have made this Pin-worthy! Gorgeous as always MiMi!
1/18/13 10:18 AM
couturemom said...
Definitely looks better on you than the envelope picture! And I don't know you stand up in those shoes, let alone walk.
1/18/13 10:27 AM
becca a said...
Fabulous dress!
1/18/13 10:35 AM
CissieW said...
Meant to ask -- what did you line this dress with?
1/18/13 11:23 AM
mimi g. said...
@Deepika Thank you! I cut the smallest size and still took out about 1" of ease in the bodice. The size 6 fit fine for the skirt portion ;-)
1/18/13 12:47 PM
mimi g. said...
@CissieW Thank you! I used a black Stretch Tricot Knit for the Lining
1/18/13 12:49 PM
cindyann said...
Lovely!
1/18/13 2:26 PM
StephiLuna said...
One word: smokin'! That is a great dress, especially with the pegged skirt alteration. Your rendition makes me take another look at this pattern.
2/7/13 3:41 PM
ChristineX said...
Wow, nice! :-)
2/27/13 5:04 PM
VelmaVance said...
Yowza! well done ~
2/27/13 5:56 PM
 
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