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Reviewed by:Lorenna

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Posted on:5/9/13 3:29 PM
Review Rating: Helpful by 3 people    Very Helpful by 4 people   
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Levone said... (5/11/13 8:00 AM) Reply
Lovely dress!
Lorenna said... (5/10/13 4:08 PM) Reply
Thanks so much! Carla, to make the tucks, I actually pinned the pattern tissue on my fabric at one corner and used a water-soluble marker to draw the center of the tucks on the right side of my fabric. (I fold the pattern tissue along the tuck and draw on my fabric right along the crease). Then I just fold the fabric on my line and stitch 1/4 inch away.
CSM--Carla said... (5/10/13 11:25 AM) Reply
LOVE LOVE LOVE your dress! gotta pull this pattern out of my stash and make it. How did you mark the tucks? I find the idea intimidating. TIA.
Pj3g said... (5/10/13 10:06 AM) Reply
Wonderful dress!
1SewSweet said... (5/10/13 5:29 AM) Reply
Very nice! I'd like to make this one again too.
liliv said... (5/9/13 6:40 PM) Reply
It's really very stylish! and such a nice color!
Jstarr4250 said... (5/9/13 6:16 PM) Reply
Great job with those pleats!
SavageCoco said... (5/9/13 3:32 PM) Reply
Well done! LOVE the yellow!
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