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Posted on:3/11/14 8:17 PM
Project Photo:Oliver + S: OS030CD by momsurfing

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Pattern Photo:Oliver + S OS030CD
Oliver + S Pattern Info
Pattern Rating:Highly Recommend
Review Rating: Very Helpful by 3 people   
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Fabric:Cotton  [See other projects in this fabric]
Pattern Description:
This short-sleeved, dropped-waist dress comes in two versions. View A features a nautically inspired collar detail. View B has gentle gathers at the front and a simple yoke detail which is perfect for embellishment. The elasticized waist in both views is comfortable and features a cute bow detail.

Pattern Sizing: 6m to 4

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

Were the instructions easy to follow? yes. i must admit i sewed the casing on wrong first and decided i should check out the instructions. oops.

What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern? i like that this has some 'style' and is different from a lot of the little girl dress patterns that to me all start looking the same. no dislikes.

Fabric Used: cotton

Pattern alterations or any design changes you made: i left off the collar, the bow and the sleeves. i put a little flower button where the bow was to be sewed. i used self bias strips for the arm holes.

Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others? i've made several of them.

Conclusion: a fun, cute little dress that can be changed over and over by fabric and pattern piece choices.

Available for sale on PR: $15.95 (See envelope)Click to Buy
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SewLibra said...
Very cute style on these little girl dresses. Love the black and white owl fabric!
3/12/14 0:46 AM
LTC said...
They are gorgeous, love the owls!
3/12/14 4:01 AM
ASiverson said...
Love the fabrics you used and terrific jog! Don't you love Oliver & S? I do! TFS!
3/12/14 2:29 PM
Pj3g said...
Very cute dresses!
3/18/14 6:07 PM
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