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Review of Butterick B5559 - Plum Aztec Dress - Pintucks Rock

Hey Fashionistas,

Below is my review of Butterick B5559

Pattern Description: Butterick B5559 Misses Dress

Pattern Sizing: Size 12
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope ? Yes
Were the instructions easy to follow? Yes the instructions were very easy to follow.
What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern? I love the details of this pattern, pin tucks rock. They give such nice dimension and depth to the structure and overall look of a garment.
Pattern alterations or any design changes you made: I did take about 1.5 inches of the sides to get my desired fit
Would you sew it again? Yes, I would like to try on a solid color fabric.
Would you recommend it to others? YES.

The Couture Dress

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Comment by Renata on September 4, 2014 at 8:56pm

Hi Rose

The fabric is a sort of strecth polyester from hancock. Please click here for the fabric. I really wasn't sure how the tucks would look on this fabric. Once I started to lay the pattern pieces down it started to come together, and love the end results. 

Comment by Rose Shoafstall Young on September 4, 2014 at 2:39pm

That is gorgeous!  You did a GREAT job.  What type of fabric is it?

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