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Reviewed by:HillyTown

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Posted on:3/17/14 7:51 AM
Project Photo:New Look: 6176 by HillyTown

New Look: 6176 by HillyTown  
Pattern Photo:New Look 6176
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Pattern Rating:Easy & Great for Beginners
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Fabric:Cotton- Lawn  [See other projects in this fabric]
Pattern Description:
Simple shift dress with sleeves.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?
Were the instructions easy to follow?
They were, but I'm a new sewer so I had to read them carefully.
What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern?
I liked the collar and the shape of the sleeves.
Fabric Used:
Cotton Lawn
Pattern alterations or any design changes you made:
Graded from a smaller top half size to a larger bottom half size. I didn't know what I was doing but it worked out OK.
Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others?
Yes, it's a nice pattern.
It's not perfect but as it's my first attempt I'm pretty happy with it. I haven't dared wear it out yet incase I haven't sewed the seams properly.
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legalsecty said...
Is the correct pattern info listed???
3/17/14 7:57 AM
jgmafpw said...
Very nice dress! You did a great job, I am sure you will get many compliments!
3/17/14 8:26 AM
elleno said...
Wear it!! It looks great. I love the colors in the pattern.
3/17/14 10:57 AM
elleno said...
You might want to edit your post...the wrong pattern is showing up on the review and 6176 looks like a great pattern!
3/17/14 10:59 AM
meadowclark said...
Yes, let us know. I love New Look dress patterns and would love to know the number. This dress looks great!
3/17/14 12:08 PM
meadowclark said...
I checked HillyTown's blog and it is the right number. So maybe a glitch with the site.
3/17/14 12:10 PM
ISewedIt said...
This is really cute! Great job on your first dress.
3/17/14 1:59 PM
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