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Simplicity: 1650 (Misses and Petite Dress) thumbsup - Type:Dresses    printable version
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Reviewed by:BiKe
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Posted on:2/23/14 11:16 AM
Project Photo:Simplicity: 1650 by BiKe

Simplicity: 1650 by BiKe  
Pattern Photo:Simplicity 1650
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Pattern Rating:Great Wardrobe Builder
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Pattern Description: Simplicity 1650 Dress

Pattern Sizing: Size 10

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

Were the instructions easy to follow? Very easy to follow

What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern? The pattern is very easy to manipulate and follow.

Fabric Used: Lace

Pattern alterations or any design changes you made: I adjusted the bust size, I'm a little bigger than the pattern size 10.

Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others? I will sew this pattern again trying a different fabric choice.

Conclusion: Its a very easy project that I will be trying again using different fabric. I love experimenting on fabrics. I used View A but View B peplum.

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MartiP said...
Wow, very pretty! Nice job! thanks for the review.
2/23/14 11:23 AM
Texahoma said...
Gorgeous !
2/23/14 11:33 AM
tlc246 said...
Pretty!
2/23/14 12:03 PM
jlg said...
Lovely dress!
2/23/14 12:17 PM
Erin D said...
Your version looks great-did you use African fabric?
2/23/14 3:49 PM
BiKe said...
Erin D. Yes it is kinda. It's a lace I bought in Austria but its mostly used in Africa.
2/23/14 10:11 PM
cmcarr said...
Pretty.
2/23/14 10:28 PM
Danvillegirl said...
Pretty fabric and love how you did the scallops for hemline of skirt!!!!
2/24/14 5:22 AM
wildberrymom said...
Very pretty--love your use of the fabric with this pattern.
2/24/14 10:15 AM
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