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Mrs. Tricky
« on: January 27, 2008 05:57:58 PM »

I made a pink dress for my daughter.  The fabric is gorgeous.  It's a faux suede that I purchased at JoAnn's.  There is metallic leaves printed on top.  The fabric looks heavier than it is and I think I may do another lighter dress that can be worn into spring.  And it has to be dry cleaned.Sad  What was I thinking?  I used Simplicity 5483.

Here is the front.  I received a new Brother sewing machine for Christmas that made the button holes so easy.  I just push a button...


On the back there is a tie.


I made a few mistakes, but all in all it is a really easy and fast pattern.  Anyway, she likes it, so I'm good too.
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dlanna
« Reply #1 on: January 28, 2008 06:54:56 AM »

Great job! She looks so pleased and I'm quite sure she sees no mistakes, just that her Mom loves her Wink!
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« Reply #2 on: January 28, 2008 11:11:02 AM »

LOVE the fabric!  And your daughter just looks so cute and proud of her new dress.  Great job!
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« Reply #3 on: January 30, 2008 04:37:50 AM »

Great job!  I wish my machine did button holes that easily...maybe it's time for a new one.
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« Reply #4 on: January 30, 2008 08:23:15 AM »

Yay for new sewing machines!

The dress is cute. Your daughter is beautiful!

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