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  Burda 8517 Blouse and dress
Sewing level: beginner
Sizes 32, 34, 36, 38, 40, 42, 44
Recommended fabric: Cottons, linen blends, jersey, crpe fabrics


Burda 8517
Burda 8517
Burda 8517

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Easy & Great for Beginners
Pattern Description: Blouse/Dress pattern Pattern Sizing: 6-18 Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Pretty much, I opted for style A Were the instructions easy to follow? Yes, this is my first Burda pattern and the instructions were more
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ladyheather
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11/16/10
photo Easy & Great for Beginners
***UPDATE 7/21/09*** After wearing this around for half a day I realized the neckline was too high. I felt a little choked. (I have neckline issues.) So anyway, I went back and cut off 3 inches from the center front and tapered that to the sleeve tops. I feel much more comfortable now. Original vie
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Amanda S.
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7/21/09
photo Easy & Great for Beginners
Pattern Description: Cute top with raglan sleeves. Pattern Sizing: 32-44, or 6-18 Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Absolutely! Were the instructions easy to follow? Yes. As a beginner, I was concerned, but the markings and the fit was
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emsilly

7/5/09
photo Easy & Great for Beginners
Pattern Description: Jr style top and dress. Not too Jr. for me...even tho I'm 48 and should move on. Pattern Sizing: 6 - 18. Based on the previous reviews, I choose according to hip size. I made size 14. Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing wi
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donna mel
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6/25/08
photo Easy & Great for Beginners
Pattern Description: Peasant-style tunic top with gathering at empire waist. Burda Start 2 pattern. Pattern Sizing:Sizes 32, 34, 36, 38, 40, 42, 44 Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?Mostly. Were the instructions easy to follow? Yes. This
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Phisch
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6/9/08

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