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Pattern Reviews> BurdaStyle Magazine> 08-2011-116 (Knit Cowl Dress)

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Posted on:7/11/12 10:01 AM
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Levone said... (8/30/12 11:03 AM) Reply
I love your dress and think it looks great on you (so I guess I love sack dresses, LOL). Anyhow, I went back to look at your McCalls dress...gorgeous as well!
grays08 said... (7/17/12 6:58 PM) Reply
Thanks for the cowl information. I liked this dress but wasn't sure how it would do. It helps so much to have this info!
cleverkitty said... (7/12/12 10:11 AM) Reply
real nice dress I love the print on you...
GoodbyeValntino said... (7/12/12 9:04 AM) Reply
I loved reading your review and your blog post. This is a great looking dress!
Danvillegirl said... (7/12/12 5:29 AM) Reply
Nice dress in spite of all the fitting issues. Great ideas and thanks for sharing your methods for fixing the fit better.
arianamaniacs said... (7/12/12 2:34 AM) Reply
Looks great on you though, i wouldn't have guessed all the problems with the sticks and boning in your finished version
ChristmasHills said... (7/12/12 0:33 AM) Reply
Please don't call me a troll but I don't like this dress on you. Clever fix with the cowl but you shouldn't have to fix things like that. I love all your other dresses but I have to be honest here - this one just doesn't work. Great review as always.
SewWil said... (7/11/12 11:36 PM) Reply
Very cute dress. Love the cowl. Great way to get it under control with the boning. Fun fabric. As usual I enjoyed your review very much.
Nan Kay said... (7/11/12 11:07 PM) Reply
The work was worth it! This is a great dress.
FreyaStark said... (7/11/12 9:32 PM) Reply
A cute dress. You've done well to get that cowl under control.
moonthirty said... (7/11/12 7:53 PM) Reply
Awesomely cute dress -- and great idea with the snaps!
Mufffet said... (7/11/12 4:58 PM) Reply
Oh cute! Great pattern. This style looks good on so many people and is very popular now, and looks terrific on you! Great work.
Dale C said... (7/11/12 2:32 PM) Reply
Nice dress. The snap for the cowl is a wonderful idea.
Ripple Dandelion said... (7/11/12 12:07 PM) Reply
Groovy--love the way you tamed the cowl with the boning/snap/stay.
KensingtonCrab said... (7/11/12 11:49 AM) Reply
Cute dress and clever idea with the boning!
Kemish said... (7/11/12 11:23 AM) Reply
Wow! What a great print. The dress fits you perfectly. Great review.
zoe said... (7/11/12 10:49 AM) Reply
Nice work; great review.! Love that 60's style print.
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