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PATTERN CRITIQUE & REVIEW for KWIK 3395

 

 

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Kwik 3395 Misses and Misses Dress and Tunic

Lynn from Bakersfield, California sends us this review:

Grade: A


 
The Good
     With this pattern I made a cute sundress. Even though I'm a novice I think it turned out real cute. With this pattern, you will do a lot of gathering. The skirt is gathered, the bodice is created and the cups of the bodice are gathered. The dress zips up the back. If done properly, it has a very nice fit to it.

 

The Bad

     The greatest challenge for me, as a novice sewer,  was in the bodice area, as you construct the entire bodice area down to the cup, so you must be careful with the fit, as this is the focal point of the dress.

 
My Project:  
     As a new sewer, I was real excited with the outcome of this dress and I have to say, I am very grateful for seam rippers! I'm looking forward to more sewing in my future.
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