VOGUE 8685 again.

VOGUE 8685

Pattern Description: Close-fitting, mid-knee or below mid-calf length dresses A, B, C, D, E, F have bodice with pleats and darts, midriff, yoke, topstitched trim and back zipper. A, B, D, E: cap raglan sleeves. C, F: long raglan sleeves. A, B, C: tapered, back slit and stitched hem. D, E, F: flared with narrow hem.

Pattern Sizing:14-16-18-20

Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? yes

Were the instructions easy to follow? yes

What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern? the waist shaping

Fabric Used: peacock blue double knit bought from FabricMart

Pattern alterations or any design changes you made: I took about 3 inches out of the the middle seam of the inset.

Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others? I made it once before so probably not. I would recommend.

Conclusion: Love the dress although it is a very body conscious design.

Here is the other version:

2 thoughts on “VOGUE 8685 again.

  1. Bernice says:

    Love both dresses! Glad you posted a picture with you wearing the first version. They look very nice on you. BTW…I have the same shoes!!! šŸ™‚

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