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Posted on:4/16/13 2:48 PM
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Shanster said... (5/15/13 7:00 PM) Reply
Deepika, where did you get the green print you used for one of your dresses - I love it.
annakeeton said... (4/22/13 6:15 PM) Reply
Great summer dress!
Levone said... (4/20/13 6:25 PM) Reply
Lovely dresses! I can see all sorts of variations of these.
JEF said... (4/18/13 11:00 AM) Reply
Very cute dress.
JBJI said... (4/17/13 5:31 PM) Reply
thanks chickling :)
Deepika said... (4/17/13 2:15 PM) Reply
JBJI I added the fabric requirements chart to the Pattern Page
Deepika said... (4/17/13 2:08 PM) Reply
@Terri A - Just a little bit higher than the natural waist. @rhet825 nothing boring about a black dress. That's a great idea! @H0lly It would work GREAT as a maternity pattern. I'll go home and measure mine. @Pj3g Shrug!!! Great idea. Thanks.
regal80 said... (4/17/13 1:09 PM) Reply
Love it!! Great job!!
Pj3g said... (4/17/13 10:44 AM) Reply
Very cute pattern! I do agree with you on the choice of fabric for the front section. Maybe a little shrug in that same fabric would help to tie it together, or some big bold jewelry in the contrast color perhaps? I do love the combinations in the green dress--looks very pretty!!!
H0lly said... (4/17/13 9:13 AM) Reply
How would this work for someone who is pregnant and just beginning to show? I never used maternity patterns myself because they were just SO enormous. What would the skirt measure (approx) in your size, Deepika, at the widest point? I'd love to sew this for a young relative!
JBJI said... (4/17/13 8:56 AM) Reply
What are the fabric requirements for this dress? I'm wondering if I have enough in my stash or if I need another trip to the fabric store :)
rhet825 said... (4/17/13 8:44 AM) Reply
Cute! It might sound boring, but I'd love to stitch it up in basic black to make a perfect summer dress for all sorts of occasions.
Terri A said... (4/17/13 4:52 AM) Reply
Love it! I can't wait to make mine. Is it designed to sit just above natural waist or right at?
michellep74 said... (4/16/13 8:54 PM) Reply
I'm going to download and make this up as soon as we get moved, and I get my sewing machines set up again!
madbadger said... (4/16/13 7:21 PM) Reply
I love summer dresses and this one looks like a winner!
Re Becca said... (4/16/13 6:57 PM) Reply
That looks beautiful! I love your fabric choices. This looks like a very comfortable dress perfect for summer!
Deepika said... (4/16/13 4:43 PM) Reply
sewme47, I too have a little bit of a pooch but since the seam is much higher than the "bulk" it actually works in my favor :)
sewme47 said... (4/16/13 4:15 PM) Reply
I usually avoid gathered waistlines because of my poochy tummy, but this might actually work for me, especially in the green version you've made. Thank you for making this pattern available in larger bust sizes!
BillieJean said... (4/16/13 3:15 PM) Reply
I really like this!
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