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Anniversary Dress

Added Jan 30, 2010

by scheryka

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Sew, I bought this pattern when it came out. Of course I had wait for it to go on sale at the local fabric store. I love paying 1.99 v 9, 10, and 13 dollars! I waited and waited to find just the right fabric. So I bought some hounds tooth moleskin. One was in brown and black the other was in red and black.
Ok, I must admit the red and black was supposed to be a coat for my daughter but I saw another Burda member post her creation of this same dress and it was Georgeous. I can not find the posting now. I used this pattern for my husband and I 9th year anniversary (It got very cold but for once I was a bit willing to freeze! But then it got windy and started to snow!) I made version b with the tab on version c. Simplicity 2648. Such a great pattern. I suggest every lady to get it.


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Garment Type
Business, Casual, Classic, Evening Wear
Cotton, Blends, Knits/Jersey

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    Mar 3, 2011, 08.51 PMby queenieslearnin2sew

    Wow! That dress is awesome and looks great on you. I love the matching scarf too.

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      Mar 5, 2011, 12.02 AMby scheryka

      Thanks. The sarf was kinda last minute. It was cold and then it snowed that night, so I am glad I at least had that. ;)

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    Apr 4, 2010, 01.13 AMby laurabusko

    Beautiful dress and it looks great on you. Certainly I’ll try to get this pattern.

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      Apr 4, 2010, 01.22 AMby scheryka

      Thank you and I recommend this pattern to ANYONE. It is quite amazing.

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    Apr 2, 2010, 11.28 PMby cantare

    the finished product looks perfect and fits you like a glove, so flattering!

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    Feb 19, 2010, 06.58 AMby 5294sandras

    I love this dress!! It’s perfect!!!!!!

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      Feb 19, 2010, 12.17 PMby scheryka

      Thank you! I want to make more with different embels like Omg_Dora suggested. (But I’d already made my mind to it) But I have a list of other things ….that are going so slow.

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    Feb 8, 2010, 07.14 AMby mudinfedi

    I love the fabric. Its really nice, and it suits you. The detail at the waist really accentuates your waist. I’m sure your husband was very proud of you that day…lol

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      Feb 8, 2010, 01.18 PMby scheryka

      Thank you so much. And yes he was proud. I think it was because I didn’t spendmuch money. ;)

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      Feb 8, 2010, 01.41 PMby mudinfedi

      hahahahhaa..funny. my husband is the same. He really gets all happy and proud when I do something nice without getting him bankrupt.

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    Feb 1, 2010, 10.53 AMby skwarynia

    I like it, very feminine!!! You look beautiful. This belt/application goes very well with your shape:):)

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      Feb 1, 2010, 04.29 PMby scheryka

      Thank you, Skwarynia

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    Feb 1, 2010, 01.34 AMby sandi-o

    Your dress fits beautifully and looks great on you. Thanks for letting us see it.

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      Feb 1, 2010, 06.37 AMby scheryka

      Thank you and you are welcome.

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    Jan 30, 2010, 05.58 PMby elisana

    What a lovely dress! Congrats on the anniversary!

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      Jan 30, 2010, 06.02 PMby scheryka

      Thank you.

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    Jan 30, 2010, 05.55 PMby carolinam

    Oh I love this dress. Don’t post to many gorgeous dresses anymore… i want them i want them!

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      Jan 30, 2010, 06.02 PMby scheryka

      Wow. Thanks.

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    Jan 30, 2010, 05.02 PMby clothesmaker

    well done, lovely

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      Jan 30, 2010, 05.15 PMby scheryka

      Thank you, very much.

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    Jan 30, 2010, 03.04 PMby omgdora

    Lovely, and what a perfect fit! Looks like a pattern that’s worth using again and again in different fabrics, and maybe adding new details each time. I also love the way the dress looks with the coat and the scarf.

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      Jan 30, 2010, 05.14 PMby scheryka

      Thank you. Yes, I do plan on making more of these. LBD, LWD and I want a purple one too. I also whipped up the scarf in about 20 min because the trench was plain.

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    Jan 30, 2010, 02.40 PMby irmchen

    Wow! The fit is perfect! Looks really beautiful! (Arrgh… whish I could find better english words… )

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      Jan 30, 2010, 05.13 PMby scheryka

      That is why I love the pattern. It has specific and VERY EASY to read directions to get that personal fit.

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    Jan 30, 2010, 02.34 PMby litlsuga007

    Very cute!!! Sometimes you have to suffer to be beautiful. lol. Great job. Is it lined?

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      Jan 30, 2010, 05.12 PMby scheryka

      No it is not lined. The pattern didn’t call for and besides the material is thick enough to not see through. Although, if an attempt is made with a thin fabric, I ’m sue it may need to be lined. And thank you for your compliment.

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