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It is a ponte knit, so a few wrinkles are probably part of and different depending on the way I stand. Of course the camera battery was low and my son only managed above pictures with the camera that makes the colors correctly (on my monitor at least). Below another camera which has a strange blueish color to the photo. Never mind, you get the picture….

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I’m entering this dress in the Bargainista/fashionista contest on Pattern Review. So many great entries already, take a look!

There were questions about the pattern used. I did not use a pattern and drafted a pattern to my own measurements from scratch. More details in my review that I will publish later today on PR and here on my blog too.

Comments

  1. It turned out beautifully! You have my vote!

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  2. This looks great! I like the colors and how you used them for color blocking. Dress fits very well.

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  3. Wow, your colors look so sophisticated and fresh. Bravo to you for the custom drafting work.

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  4. The front I love love love. The back i have to get used to. But it's a winner!

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  5. This really looks amazing! I love the color combos and you look smashing.

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  6. A beautiful dress, you wear it well.

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  7. Terrific work, I just love the colours and all those diagonal lines. How nice of the weather to give you a snowy background to show it off!

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  8. The dress turned out really well. Good luck in the competition

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  9. Gorgeous dress and good luck with the contest.

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  10. Love it! Good luck in the contest!

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  11. Great dress, a super look. Looks comfortable, too - what an all around win.

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  12. This really is a super dress!!!You did a wonderfull job!!

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  13. I fell in love with this dress the moment I saw it. You got my vote!

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  14. Wat een leuke jurk heb je gemaakt. Hij staat je goed!

    Saskia

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