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Pattern Reviews> Butterick> 5886 (Misses' Dress and Belt)

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Posted on:3/31/13 7:24 PM
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slmstyle said...
Too bad about how the fit of this dress did not work out so well. I have this pattern and was looking forward to making it, but now I hesitate after you do not recommend it. Thank you for your review. Do you have any photos to share of how the bodice turned out?
3/31/13 10:43 PM
Izybel18 said...
I was planning in buying this pattern this week, but now I'm not so sure! I would also love to see a photo.
4/2/13 6:08 PM
penelopey4 said...
I'm so sorry, I do not have a photo! I think I was too annoyed and wasn't thinking before tossing the whole thing. Just make a muslin if you do try it, or like I mentioned before, try using the bodice lining for the bodice also. I think that would have turned out very cute! It is a bummer too that it's the type of bodice you really can't even try on to fit until it's all done.
4/4/13 7:41 PM
Sheseams said...
:-( sigh, I was so looking forward to making this, I found the perfect fabric for it too. Thanks for the heads up, I'll make a bodice first from junk fabric to see what happens.
5/11/13 9:20 PM
 
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