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McCall's: 6752 (Misses' Tops and Dress) thumbsup - Type:Dresses    printable version
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Reviewed by:knitsewmuch
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Posted on:11/6/13 6:12 PM
Last Updated:11/6/13 6:23 PM
Project Photo:McCall's: 6752 by knitsewmuch

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Pattern Rating:Great Wardrobe Builder
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Pattern Description: from pattern envelope: MISSES' TOPS AND DRESSES: Pullover tops and dresses have neckline variations, and elasticized (seamed) waist. A: lower left side gathers and exposed zipper. A and B: loose-fitting . C: elasticized side seams on lower section. C and D: very loose-fitting, gathered (bias front) bodice. B and D: semi-fitted skirt. Stitched hem A, C and sleeves B. Narrow hem back neckline A, B and neckline/armholes C and D.
Designed for medium weight knits.


Pattern Sizing: 6-22

Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? yes

Were the instructions easy to follow? Yes

What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern? I didn't like that dress was so short but that was easily remedied. Sometimes I find myself having to adjust the drape so the wrong side doesn't show.

Fabric Used: ITY knit from Fabric Mart

Pattern alterations or any design changes you made:
Lengthened skirt by 4 inches; swayback adjustment; added 1/4 inch to side seams of skirt.

Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others? Yes and yes would recommend with alteration for added length unless you like really short dresses.

Conclusion: This is definitely a TNT pattern. It is a very quick sew, very flattering, and extremely comfortable. Each time I wear this dress I receive numerous compliments.
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TGWGWS said...
Great look on you. Beautiful dress!
11/7/13 0:39 AM
ghijsmom said...
Wow! You look fabulous in your dress! Definitely make more.
11/7/13 1:03 AM
Danvillegirl said...
This is a flattering dress on you! I think you are right to make this a TNT pattern.
11/7/13 5:26 AM
canei said...
Nice, nice, nice!
11/7/13 7:33 AM
JudieL said...
I know why you get compliments every time you wear this dress - it's just perfect on you!
11/7/13 9:51 AM
knitmachinequeen said...
Another winner and definitely a "go-to" pattern.
11/7/13 12:06 PM
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