Sunday, July 11, 2010

I LOVE Summer Dresses!

I just love sewing Summer dresses!
I hope that I am not boring you with yet another project, but I was so pleased with how this pattern turned out. 


I used Simplicity #2711. Just look at all of the darling outfits included:).




I made dress A.
I love it when someone can tell me how easy or difficult a pattern is to use.
So, here is my review:). 
The dress was easy and fairly quick to make. I thought the pleats were going to be a problem, but the instructions were well written. You actually sew it as a completely separate piece with the ruffles, and then attach it to the front.
That was probably the most time consuming part of the pattern. The rest was a breeze.

It is just a charming design and looks so sweet on sister:).


If you love to sew, like I do, this is a great dress to try:).

~Julia


Lining to these lovely places.

6 comments:

cranberry cottage said...

I would love that dress. it is adorable!!!!!!!

Stef said...

Very cute, Julia! I love that fabric and it came together so nicely! I'd love to see the dress on your daughter! And I so appreciate the review on the pattern.

Kristin said...

*love* that dress...sigh...i have yet to try my hand at clothes for my little one...a little scared! :0)
*thank you* so much for stopping by my little prairie and your kind words...they are much appreciated!
your farm bliss post was wonderful...there is nothing like the smell of fresh cut hay!!

prairie hugs,
krisin

Rene' said...

That dress is so precious!!! Love the fabric!!

Blessings!! xo
Rene'

Donene said...

This dress is adorable! You did a great job!
Thanks for your comments!

Faith, Trust, and a Little Pixie Dust said...

Oh my goodness, how adorable! The fabric choice really makes it too. Thanks for sharing.

Warmly, Michelle

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