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Posted on:2/14/14 11:24 AM
Project Photo:Colette Patterns: 1001 by ErikaMadeIt

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Colette Patterns Pattern Info
Pattern Rating:Highly Recommend
Review Rating: Helpful by 1 people   
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Available for sale on PR: $18.00 (See envelope) Click to Buy
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Fabric:Cotton - Quilting  [See other projects in this fabric]
Pattern Description:
"A flattering and curvy dress. Includes a bodice fitted with darts, along with a contrasting top yoke, sleeves, and narrow midriff band. Short sleeves are gently scalloped along the sleeve hem, echoing the shape of the bodice. Skirt has large pleats, with pockets hidden in the front pleats. Closes with an invisible side zipper."
Pattern Sizing:
0-18
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?
ya
Were the instructions easy to follow?
ya
What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern?
the sweatheart bodice to the top is difficult to sew without wrinkles
Fabric Used:
quilt weight cottons
Pattern alterations or any design changes you made:
elongated the bodice, moved the dart down.
Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others?
idk maybe
Conclusion:
this was a tough one, it did not go together smoothly
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nothy lane said...
Beautiful dress. I own the pattern but I haven't attempted it. I love the colours you chose and the contrasting waistband.
2/14/14 8:33 PM
Danvillegirl said...
I love the fabric combination!
2/15/14 8:05 AM
STARG said...
Great dress. Love your fabric selections.
2/15/14 11:13 AM
 
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