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Reviewed by:Judy Williment

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Posted on:7/4/05 11:49 PM
Last Updated:7/4/05 11:49 PM
Review Rating: Helpful by 9 people    Very Helpful by 17 people   
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Scheri said... (2/24/11 10:34 PM) Reply
Thank you for your review. I am going to be making this in March 2011 at a sewing retreat. I wish I could see your pictures the links don't work.
Annabelle1091 said... (12/20/08 7:19 PM) Reply
I would love to see the finished product! I couldn't access the photos!
LadyLou said... (2/11/07 9:15 PM) Reply
I've been holding onto this pattern, a little afraid to attempt it. Your review has given me courage, and it will be one of the next things I sew! Thank you!
Uhoh said... (2/10/07 11:06 PM) Reply
I love the dress! I'm systematically trying to sew all of the Vintage Vogue patterns (at least the ones I like) myself! Do you think the pattern would work well for the orphaned silk velvet I have sitting in my stash? It drapes well but still has body, but it can be very finicky to sew.
lciaravi said... (1/26/07 4:32 PM) Reply
Your dress is just beautiful. I love the color on you. The style is so interesting and classy. Very nice!
Tonya said... (1/15/06 11:50 PM) Reply
I've had this pattern for a while and am considering pulling it out and making it so I'm glad to find your review. I have a few questions however - is there a lining? I can imagine that a knit wouldn't need a lining, but I can't see that bodice in a silk crepe without one... I like the idea of using a knit in it (maybe a sparkly slinky) but I want to try to make the pattern in the intended fabric. I don't know, maybe the pattern envelope intimidates me too much...
Schnauzer said... (7/6/05 11:02 PM) Reply
Judy, Your dress is gorgeous!
Lee Ann Hawkins said... (7/6/05 6:46 PM) Reply
stunning! Make some more Vintage Vogue lead the way for the rest of us!
PixieCat said... (7/6/05 3:14 PM) Reply
Your dress is gorgeous! I love the hem and the style. So perfect for you!
Danvillegirl said... (7/6/05 11:38 AM) Reply
Another great outfit. You look great in this dress. Very flattering.
Harriet Rogers said... (7/6/05 10:03 AM) Reply
Beautiful dress, and I add my agreement to all others who like the hemline. Works wonderfully for you. All your work has given you a true designer-style dress. Congratulations!
Sew it seams said... (7/6/05 8:23 AM) Reply
Oooh, so pretty! I love the shaped hemline on you.
ryan's mom said... (7/6/05 6:31 AM) Reply
Stunning dress!
AnneM said... (7/6/05 4:26 AM) Reply
Lovely dress. The shaped hem works very nicely with this style.
Sharon M said... (7/5/05 8:49 PM) Reply
Stunning! Love the design on you and love what you did with the hemline
Modiste Madness said... (7/5/05 7:14 PM) Reply
I have loved this pattern and you made the dress beautifully.
KiwiWendy said... (7/5/05 7:03 PM) Reply
This is exactly how Vogue should be selling the Vintage Vogue pattern line! A modern & stylish echo of the past.
Vonnevo said... (7/5/05 6:00 PM) Reply
Judy, absolutley fabulous, as the girls say :)) Your dress looks more wonderful than the pattern sketch. Your salon clients must be delighted to see you in all these lovely clothes.
sewsue said... (7/5/05 5:12 PM) Reply
Your dress lokoks fantastic. Love the hem line.
Mandolin82 said... (7/5/05 3:33 PM) Reply
I've had this fabric for a while, I just loved its look. Thanks for the review - I'll have to try to make it soon, it looks great.
sherri2sew said... (7/5/05 3:15 PM) Reply
Lovely dress. I even like the pleats in the soft fabric. And the shaped hem was an inspiration. Very much a designer dress look!
McKavity said... (7/5/05 10:49 AM) Reply
Gorgeous dress! Great job.
drsue said... (7/5/05 9:42 AM) Reply
It's already special! What a wonderful dress. They really know how to design in those days!
purpleseamstress said... (7/5/05 9:35 AM) Reply
Absolutely gorgeous in every way.
Motorposus said... (7/5/05 9:12 AM) Reply
I think your shaped hem and fabric choice are quite wonderful. It's sort of like Donna Karan fell through a wormhole and landed in 1948. I love vintage, but I especially love wearable, modern interpretations of vintage. Yours is stunning.
SandraB said... (7/5/05 8:57 AM) Reply
Wow Judy, this dress is really fabulous. Even though you chose a vintage pattern this dress is very En Vogue.
PegL said... (7/5/05 8:08 AM) Reply
What a classy looking dress!
meanjean said... (7/5/05 7:55 AM) Reply
What a beautiful style and it really flatters your figure. I've been trying to visualize the vintage vogue patterns, and after seeing yours, I'm inspired.
Lisette said... (7/5/05 7:47 AM) Reply
Your dress is beautiful and you look great in it
Lisa Laree said... (7/5/05 7:14 AM) Reply
Wow! I think I've got to get this one...your shaped hem really pulls it up a notch! Great idea...thanks for sharing it!
MarilynB said... (7/5/05 7:01 AM) Reply
What a beautiful dress. Love the hem. This dress is timeless.
Cambric Tea said... (7/5/05 6:57 AM) Reply
amazing. that is a brilliant dress.
MaryBeth said... (7/5/05 6:42 AM) Reply
This dress is wonderful and you look great in it!
CarolynGM said... (7/5/05 6:10 AM) Reply
Great dress. I love the pleat/tuck detailing.
jlg said... (7/5/05 4:59 AM) Reply
Judy, your dress is so beautiful. This looks gorgeous on you. Great job.
Allisonsews said... (7/5/05 4:23 AM) Reply
How elegant! You can't tell from the picture that the fabric was inexpensive so the dress really looks special as-is!
Irene said... (7/5/05 1:28 AM) Reply
You look fabulous in this dress. The hemline variation is wonderful.
michellerene said... (7/5/05 1:00 AM) Reply
This dress looks fantastic on you! The front detailing is stunning... I LOVE 40's designs!
hongkongshopper said... (7/5/05 0:52 AM) Reply
Well it looks pretty special to me even in the cheap fabric! Very flattering!
ladybegood said... (7/5/05 0:41 AM) Reply
I love what you did with the hem line!
Twinkster said... (7/5/05 0:03 AM) Reply
What a gorgeous dress! The lines are so feminine and flattering.
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