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Pattern Reviews> Butterick> 5917 (Misses Dress)

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Posted on:11/2/13 9:38 AM
Last Updated:11/2/13 9:45 AM
Pattern Size:Petite 

Butterick: 5917 by Danvillegirl  Butterick: 5917 by Danvillegirl  
Review Rating: Very Helpful by 7 people   
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madbadger said... (11/16/14 4:16 PM) Reply
Thanks for reviewing this - I'm thinking about making the longer sleeve version with the fitted skirt in a darker fabric. Great review!
sewin said... (8/28/14 11:00 AM) Reply
I need a black dress for fall and yours fits the bill. Thanks for the inspiration and good review.
JMarie1962 said... (4/6/14 11:53 PM) Reply
This looks fabulous on you! We have a similar build so I was happy to see this dress on a real model in my size! SOLD! I need to make this dress now - I'm convinced :) Thanks for a great review
sewin said... (2/18/14 1:34 PM) Reply
Love this dress on you. I bought a madras to make this pattern with but now see that I might need a little black dress out of it. Yours fits so well and looks great.
egreen42 said... (12/2/13 10:03 AM) Reply
OMG! this dress is gorgeous on you, the fit is perfect I look at this pattern but now I must get have it thanks for this review.
Jstarr4250 said... (11/4/13 9:10 AM) Reply
I love both of your versions. Such a great pattern! I must do one with sleeves....
Sheseams said... (11/3/13 9:15 PM) Reply
wow I just bought this pattern and black linen fabric to make it with, then I saw your review! Needless to say I will be making it for this weekend Thanks!
waltzqueen said... (11/3/13 3:20 PM) Reply
This dress suits you very well - you look terrific in it! It looks like a high end store-bought dress too.
Lveeckgosden said... (11/3/13 0:42 AM) Reply
Really pretty on you!
Annette1 said... (11/3/13 0:27 AM) Reply
Now THAT'S a little black dress! Your alterations produced a masterpiece. :o) AND you have great legs, to go with your dress!
SewLibra said... (11/3/13 0:09 AM) Reply
This LBD looks great on you! Nice workmanship on the detail and fit.
grays08 said... (11/2/13 9:31 PM) Reply
Absolutely wonderful! Great job with your changes as the fit is fantastic. : )
Barbara V said... (11/2/13 8:16 PM) Reply
Beautiful LBD! It looks so pretty on you.
imsewcrazy said... (11/2/13 7:52 PM) Reply
Beautiful! And so flattering on you!!
HRigg said... (11/2/13 4:57 PM) Reply
Lovely dress. Yes, certainly worth making another version.
Heatherrique said... (11/2/13 12:55 PM) Reply
Wow! Two lovely dresses! What a sleek looking LBD on you.
marec said... (11/2/13 12:06 PM) Reply
Absolutely lovely on you
Melwyk said... (11/2/13 12:05 PM) Reply
I love this dress more every time I see someone making it and looking so great in it! I really like this version with the sleeve, it really does make this pattern able to cross seasons.
Opals Passions said... (11/2/13 12:00 PM) Reply
Perfect LBD!
WinterQueen said... (11/2/13 12:00 PM) Reply
I made this dress too. Yours is lovely :) x
JudyMac said... (11/2/13 10:46 AM) Reply
Beautiful! It is perfectly fitted, too.
ArtAttack said... (11/2/13 10:46 AM) Reply
Beautiful dress and it fits like a glove...really nice job!
knitmachinequeen said... (11/2/13 10:16 AM) Reply
OMG! I have this in my stash and it's moving up on the list.
Christas said... (11/2/13 9:50 AM) Reply
What a pretty LBD! It looks wonderful on you and could not fit any more perfectly. I love the other version made with the vintage sheet, too! Nice sewing!
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