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Pattern Reviews> Simplicity> 1431 (Misses' and Miss Plus Dress or Tunic, Pants and Skirt)

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Posted on:5/17/14 7:42 PM
Pattern Size:Plus-Sized 
Project Photo:Simplicity: 1431 by prttynpnk

Simplicity: 1431 by prttynpnk  
Pattern Photo:Simplicity 1431
Simplicity Pattern Info
Pattern Rating:Great Wardrobe Builder
Review Rating: Helpful by 4 people    Very Helpful by 7 people   
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Fabric:Cotton Broadcloth  [See other projects in this fabric]
Pattern Description: Misses dress, top and skirt with princess seams and sleeve variants

Pattern Sizing: I bought plus and got to use the smallest size!

Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?except for my additional seaming and surprise, I skipped the zipper!

Were the instructions easy to follow? very much so

What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern?so many seams for fitting

Fabric Used: a stretch cotton print and a woven cotten plaid

Pattern alterations or any design changes you made: I added a seam on the front and back side waist to add the contrast fabric and just break up my print a little bit.

Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others?come on somebody, try this one out!

Conclusion:

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Sew Good said...
I always love seeing your beautiful fabric selection!
5/17/14 10:17 PM
Baja Susana said...
You are a creative Diva. I left a comment on your bloggy blog
5/18/14 0:15 AM
BillieJean said...
Your dress is very pretty. I love what you did adding the seam at the waist on the side. Ingenious!
5/18/14 6:18 AM
fourkid said...
An excellent creation.
5/18/14 6:20 AM
Danvillegirl said...
Another great looking garment with fabric mix!
5/18/14 8:23 AM
Re Becca said...
Great fit, I love the way you use color! Very pretty!
5/18/14 8:35 AM
mary in FL said...
Ah, my favorite poser - you know, the type of person who likes to pose, not the other type. Hey, nice dress!
5/18/14 9:31 AM
Sue Parrott said...
Love, love, love! Yes, the envelope is a yawner--but maybe we should just tape your dress over the top?
5/18/14 9:32 AM
Danmar said...
Nicely done--creative and attractive
5/18/14 10:35 AM
Twinset said...
Very nice - you have a knack to mix fabrics and you look so stylish!
5/18/14 11:14 AM
sarahark said...
Wow! Simplicity should publish your version. The transformation is fab and your fabric choice is nothing to joke about. Lovely!
5/18/14 11:56 PM
Jstarr4250 said...
This is a fabulous dress on you. I love, love the fabric.
5/19/14 5:40 PM
caroljeancarmichael said...
You are not just a sewer. You are a designer, a creator.
5/29/14 1:13 PM
 
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