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Pattern Reviews> Simplicity> 1757 (Mini Dress & Top)

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Posted on:9/9/13 5:29 PM
Review Rating: Very Helpful by 6 people   
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persevering said... (8/17/14 1:46 PM) Reply
Gussified said... (8/8/14 9:53 AM) Reply
I freaking love this!!! Just bought the pattern based on your review! I love refashions.
Sew Good said... (11/5/13 0:31 AM) Reply
OMG! Gorgeous! I love it!
waltzqueen said... (10/6/13 10:42 AM) Reply
I LOVE your recycling of the beautiful table cloth. I have several vintage table clothes and now i have inspiration too. Your dress is wonderful!
graceomalleyRN said... (9/18/13 7:31 AM) Reply
I absolutely love it!
SewWil said... (9/17/13 0:17 AM) Reply
So creative and beautiful!!!
canei said... (9/16/13 8:29 AM) Reply
CathrynR said... (9/11/13 12:41 PM) Reply
This is fabulous, wonderful dress, kudos to you.
liliv said... (9/11/13 4:53 AM) Reply
meadowclark said... (9/10/13 8:42 PM) Reply
Very clever. You look stunning.
madbadger said... (9/10/13 7:46 PM) Reply
Love it - you have such an eye - I would've never thought to transform that tablecloth into such a lovely dress!
Sue Parrott said... (9/10/13 6:34 PM) Reply
Really amazing!
beanchor said... (9/10/13 12:32 PM) Reply
Thanks for all your kind words. Jstar4250, you are too sweet! Karine, thanks I will send it to them.
Melwyk said... (9/10/13 9:34 AM) Reply
What an amazing eye you have. This refashion is fabulous and looks so modern and funky on you!
Karine said... (9/10/13 9:13 AM) Reply
You should send your photo to Simplicity. Your dress is gorgeous and I would never have seen it in the pattern illustrations. I always love seeing your creations.
birdmcfarland said... (9/10/13 7:31 AM) Reply
this is so incredibly inventive and chic. I could never wear this but you look like you just stepped off a runway. Fabulous!
Jstarr4250 said... (9/10/13 7:29 AM) Reply
What more can I say about it that hasn't been said other than you take the best darn photos!! It sure helps to have your zillion watt smile!
Kayseri said... (9/10/13 6:01 AM) Reply
This is terrific - I love seeing old linen refashioned and your result both shows of the retro fabric and is very trendy
jmosew said... (9/9/13 10:41 PM) Reply
That is seriously cool. I go to a lot of estate sales and so often the crochet items seem to be ignored. Good for you! The original crocheter is smiling on you.
katlew03 said... (9/9/13 10:24 PM) Reply
Beautiful dress.
beanchor said... (9/9/13 9:57 PM) Reply
Thanks everyone! Izzie, those were my thoughts exactly!
Terri A said... (9/9/13 7:59 PM) Reply
This is amazing! Great job and would love to see your husband's face!
greengrapes88 said... (9/9/13 6:05 PM) Reply
This is a 10! Just beautiful!
greengrapes88 said... (9/9/13 6:04 PM) Reply
This is a 10! Just beautiful!
Izzie said... (9/9/13 5:53 PM) Reply
What a creative way to use a vintage piece! So much work went into that cloth and this is a beautiful way to show it off. I love to see items like this being used instead of packing them away because they are "too nice".
wendlesue said... (9/9/13 5:47 PM) Reply
I so love this!!!! You are brilliant!
KensingtonCrab said... (9/9/13 5:45 PM) Reply
Love the new dress!
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