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Topic: Butterick 5130: Shirred Dress Pattern: I'm (an old) Juliette  (Read 6909 times)
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nedjmaia
« on: March 03, 2009 10:27:04 AM »

Ilove Butterick! The fit is right, the pattern are well explained and easy to sew.
Here is a dress from the 5130 dresses pattern, I feel like Juliette inside, even if I have the double of this lady Capulet's age.

But I shorten the dress after the photo-shoot, now it's a very cute top and I really love it. Here's the photo, ignore my pseudo-artistic delirium:




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« Reply #1 on: March 03, 2009 10:40:15 AM »

the dress is beautiful! It looks really comfy too. Is it a knit fabric? I'm definitely putting this pattern on my "to buy" list!
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« Reply #2 on: March 03, 2009 10:47:33 AM »

wow, that looks really lovely. The soft pink is great.
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« Reply #3 on: March 03, 2009 11:00:04 AM »

It's lovely! I have the pattern and yards of jersey. I was wondering how it would turn out. I will be making this soon I think!
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« Reply #4 on: March 03, 2009 11:00:36 AM »

Eliea, it is a knit dress, it would'nt work with a non stretchy fabric. Don't hesitate, it is really easy aned very comfy.
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« Reply #5 on: March 03, 2009 11:06:30 AM »

Wow, not only does that look great, but it looks so comfy. Off topic.... I would kill for that chair!!!!
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« Reply #6 on: March 03, 2009 11:22:32 AM »

I love that dress! Looks very nice on you, and on the pattern sheet. Looks a bit complicated with all the channels, so props to you!
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« Reply #7 on: March 03, 2009 11:25:17 AM »

Just lovely!!  I'm going to have to try one of these.
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« Reply #8 on: March 03, 2009 12:46:46 PM »

Eliea, it is a knit dress, it would'nt work with a non stretchy fabric. Don't hesitate, it is really easy aned very comfy.
Wonderful! I have quite a bit I've saved from the 1.00 rack or swapped for so I'm stocked up! Smiley This looks like it would be a great first knit fabric item!
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« Reply #9 on: March 03, 2009 01:08:40 PM »

I'm sure it is more "wearable" as a top, but it was a really beautiful dress!
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