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Posted on:5/6/14 11:20 PM
Project Photo:Vogue Patterns: 8993 by sew dooley

Vogue Patterns: 8993 by sew dooley  
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Pattern Rating:Great Wardrobe Builder
Review Rating: Helpful by 3 people    Very Helpful by 2 people   
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Pattern Description:
Sleeveless dress with lined bodice and neck band

Pattern Sizing:
8-16

Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?
Yes, just not as tall and skinny

Were the instructions easy to follow?
Yes

What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern?
I like the feminine style and the method used to attach the bodice and lining. It also has pockets in the skirt side seams.

Fabric Used:
Embroidered cotton eyelet and cotton blend lining

Pattern alterations or any design changes you made:
Adjustment of bodice for petite length and FBA. Also underlined the entire dress with cotton because of the eyelet.

Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others? Maybe, if I come across the right fabric

Conclusion:
It's a cute and comfortable dress and the style lines make it easy to adjust the fit.
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sewtofit said...
You look great in this length. It would be hard for me to pull off the midi.
5/7/14 0:06 AM
sew2little said...
Pretty dress!
5/7/14 0:25 AM
annem54 said...
This is lovely.
5/7/14 6:18 AM
jlg said...
Very pretty!
5/7/14 7:00 AM
Loop51 said...
Love the dress on you. Beautiful.
5/7/14 7:49 AM
MamaSewing said...
Your dress looks great!
5/7/14 8:58 AM
charliegirl127 said...
Looks wonderful on you!
5/7/14 10:59 AM
CraftAddict said...
Lovely. So feminine.
5/7/14 11:31 AM
MsGidgetty said...
Beautiful, wearable dress!
5/7/14 12:50 PM
McCallPatternCo said...
This is a really great look for you and you did an excellent job here with our pattern. Love it!
5/7/14 1:57 PM
supizoo said...
Your dress is lovely on you, really lovely.
5/7/14 5:51 PM
JennyQNY said...
Great dress!
5/23/14 7:45 AM
 
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