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« on: June 29, 2014 06:30:09 PM »

Well, not new. New to me. More like, three recent sewn retro reprints! Yay! Anyway, these are some Butterick Retro Reprints I picked up on sale. Two patterns, three dresses. Smiley Definitely recommend for some wardrobe fillers!!

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« Reply #1 on: June 29, 2014 06:33:45 PM »

I too, am a full-figured woman, and I really like how these dresses are very feminine without letting anything show.
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« Reply #2 on: June 29, 2014 07:01:54 PM »

I too, am a full-figured woman, and I really like how these dresses are very feminine without letting anything show.

I know, right?! It looks adorable with a cardigan and belt and the ladies dont make a surprise appearance!
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« Reply #3 on: June 30, 2014 01:01:28 AM »

All 3 dresses look lovely on you and very feminine. Will be great for summer weather, and any occasion. Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: June 30, 2014 04:31:01 AM »

Lovely.  Love the full skirts and your hair is gorgeous.
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« Reply #5 on: June 30, 2014 09:29:25 AM »

I really like the red one with the bicycles on you, most becoming! You did a great job on them! (and your hair is fantastic)
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« Reply #6 on: June 30, 2014 01:06:47 PM »

Oh those are lovely! I LOVE the hair too! Could you tell me what patterns you used, please? I'd love to make similar dresses.
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« Reply #7 on: June 30, 2014 04:03:17 PM »

Oh those are lovely! I LOVE the hair too! Could you tell me what patterns you used, please? I'd love to make similar dresses.
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« Reply #8 on: June 30, 2014 07:32:33 PM »

Thank you so much!
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« Reply #9 on: July 01, 2014 12:02:22 PM »

I love the red one! Am definitely going to remember that neckline to make something like it for myself one day Wink
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