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Pattern Reviews> Sewn Square One> 1006 (Go Anywhere Dress)

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Reviewed by:BettyMike
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Posted on:3/27/14 10:39 PM
Project Photo:Sewn Square One: 1006 by BettyMike

Pattern Photo:Sewn Square One 1006
Sewn Square One Pattern Info
Pattern Rating:Highly Recommend
Review Rating: Very Helpful by 1 people   
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Fabric:Cotton - Quilting  [See other projects in this fabric]
Pattern Description: .
Simple dress with princess seam. Can be made sleeveless or with short or long sleeves. Also can be made as a tunic. Patch pockets can be added.
Pattern Sizing:. XXS-0 to XML-18-20 I made medium.

Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes. I made the sleeveless version.

Were the instructions easy to follow? I just used them for the order. I made a couple of changes.

What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern? I love a simple dress for summer, and thought this was really cute.

Fabric Used:. A pretty quilting cotton from the "Zen Chic" collection by Moda. Purchased from Sew It Up

Pattern alterations or any design changes you made: I lined my dress with black batiste. Instead of putting patch pockets on the front, I simply put pockets in princess seams. I make muslins of most patterns, so I used this opportunity to figure out how to do this. I don't remember exactly how I did it, but I don't think it was too difficult. I did my usual short waist and sway back alterations.

Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others? I would most certainly make it again and I recommend it to others.

Conclusion: . I love this dress, I made it late summer last year and wore it all the time. I'll have to size it up a little, it looks and feels a little snug. Guess that's what happens when you gain weight. Stupid over 50 body changes!
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Amanda.Claire said...
What a really cute dress! I like that you made the pockets in the princess seams.
3/27/14 11:17 PM
Re Becca said...
This pockets are so necessary! very flattering and comfy dress.
3/28/14 7:46 AM
Speech girl said...
Very cute! I like your pockets better than the ones on the pattern.
3/28/14 10:35 AM
lmb09 said...
Cute dress! Love your pockets!
3/29/14 1:11 PM
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