Wrap Battle Wrap Up!

My overall thoughts on the four wrap dresses from the Wrap Battle.

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Mosaic Wrap Dress: Burda 6829

Last but not least the final Wrap Battle entry!

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The Mimi Dress – SewSoDef

I loved The Mimi, from the September/October issue, as soon as I saw it. It’s a simple batwing dress designed for knits that can be both dressed up and down simply based on your fabric choice, accessories and shoes.

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Wine Floral Maxi: McCalls 7561

Who doesn’t love a maxi dress? I mean they are great for spring, summer and fall. I never seem to have enough but my go to maxi patterns have been McCalls 7121 and 6744, but I when Maggie Elaine shared her version of McCalls 7561 on Instagram I decided I needed one too.

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New Favorite Wrap Bodice Dress: New Look 6301

This wrap bodice dress is a winner!

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Plum Gathered Wrap Front Top – McCalls 7249

I sewed up this top pattern, View A, as one of my two pieces my final Fabric Mart Fabricista Fashion Challenge entry. I chose it because loved the wrapped gathers. Gathers are always good in my book for camouflaging your least favorite areas, which for me is my midsection. Read more about my entry and this top in particular…

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Pink and Purple Multi Chevron Tulip Dress – Frankenpattern

Yay! Finally I have a new dress to share.  I actually finished this before heading out to the conference last week, but have just now had time to write a post.  Don’t worry I haven’t forgotten about the Day 3 Conference Recap, its coming later this week.  On to the dress. This dress is a…

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Blue Aztec Print Dress – Vogue 8968

I received Vogue 8968 in a lot of patterns I was blessed with by a sewsista. She had purchased a lot of maybe 100+ pattern from a amazing craigslist listing and was giving away the extras to anyone who so desired them. How generous! Anyway this is one of the patterns that stood out to me and…

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Blue Date Night Dress – Vogue 8825

I loved this dress from the minute I saw it on Mimi G’s blog last year. It looked difficult to my novice eyes so I did some research on pattern review.  I actually fell even deeper in love with this pattern while taking in others renditions of the dress. Most of the reviewers had positive feedback…

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