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Pattern Reviews> Self Drafted Pattern> 235056-1004 (Knock-off Muse)

Review submitted in RTW/Designer Knockoff Contest Contest
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Reviewed by:Quickie
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Posted on:2/24/13 12:30 PM
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aaltje said... (3/17/13 11:28 AM) Reply
What a wonderful dress! I think you did a great job with the knock off and it looks very good on you!
Heatherrique said... (2/27/13 7:52 PM) Reply
Quickie, very chic dress and a wonderful knockoff!
thegreenviolet said... (2/27/13 7:42 PM) Reply
what an interesting and flattering design. I really like this!
Quickie said... (2/26/13 8:23 AM) Reply
In reply to becca a. In fact it's the old-fashioned technique of drawing a block-patern on your own sizes. After that I often use the Rundschau Schnittkonstruktion. They have instructions to transform your block into their given style of clothing. But this time for both my knock-offs I had to find my own way, because that styles were not in the Rundschau books. For both Muse and Michelle I had to draw princess seams. For Muse I added the pleates by cutting the blockpattern and gluing the pleates in between , and for Michelle I had to construct another type of sleeves. The advantage of working with blockpatterns is that you need not make adaptations to your body every time again, but on the contrary now I have to add and sometimes construct the style details
becca a said... (2/25/13 10:58 AM) Reply
Gorgeous dress! You got all the details from the original piece. I'd love to know more about your drafting process.
Nokiaj59 said... (2/25/13 0:45 AM) Reply
Lovely! Congratulations.....and ditto on what Irene said!!
Irene said... (2/24/13 5:57 PM) Reply
What a fantastic knock-off! I love, love, love it! Congratulations on capturing the charm and details of the original.
poetsie said... (2/24/13 5:32 PM) Reply
Hi Marieke, great job, I just love it. Every little detail. In Dutch: echt een vakvrouw. groetjes Diana
Terri A said... (2/24/13 4:48 PM) Reply
Wow! You really nailed every detail down from the inspiration piece! Very nice:-)
Quickie said... (2/24/13 4:01 PM) Reply
Thank you . Yes ,snow again!
butterflyfly said... (2/24/13 3:20 PM) Reply
The original dress is very interesting and sophisticated.. And your copy is awesome! The design looks absolutely identical to the origin! And it fits you perfectly! Is it snow on the pictures?
echolalia said... (2/24/13 2:37 PM) Reply
Great job on the drafting. This looks fabulous on you.
 
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