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Pattern Reviews> BurdaStyle Magazine> 11-2006-103 (Peplum jacket)

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Posted on:2/15/08 4:51 PM
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Review Rating: Helpful by 2 people    Very Helpful by 22 people   
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LisaLady said... (4/1/08 11:52 AM) Reply
What a wonderfully creative variation of the patterns! It is just stunning! Your workmanship would be found in only the highest quality garments! Good job! Your daughter looks lovely, too!
Birgitte said... (3/10/08 4:42 PM) Reply
What a truly amazing knockoff. You did impeccable work, from start to finish, inside and out. Your daughter looks fantastic in it too! Thanks for your very thorough and well-documented review, it's inspiring.
Mahogany Stylist said... (3/8/08 11:22 PM) Reply
Beautiful. Excellent review.
Athene said... (3/7/08 1:40 AM) Reply
A fantastic jacket for your DD. The workmanship is impecable. Thank you so much for all the pictures. I really enjoy viewing the work that went into this project.
So So said... (3/4/08 5:04 PM) Reply
You are such an inspiration, your jacket is a fantastic sucess
SewVeryTall said... (2/27/08 11:40 AM) Reply
This jacket is so cute, I want one! You did a wonderful job of knocking this off. The details are beautiful. I love the lining too.
Nancy K said... (2/22/08 6:21 PM) Reply
Great job Sigrid! You have one lucky daughter. It looks great on her.
RachelMM said... (2/20/08 1:55 AM) Reply
I absolutely love the jacket! You did an amazing job and your daughter will definitely turn heads when she is wearing this incredible work of art!
Nancywin said... (2/17/08 0:23 AM) Reply
Sigrid - this jacket is incredible! I am SO IMPRESSED!!! Now, I know I'm too old, but you adopt me as your daughter anyway?? I am always so inspired by the work you do.
Heatherrique said... (2/16/08 11:10 AM) Reply
Sigrid, your jacket is better and more stunning than the original! Thanks for sharing! You inspired all of us! BTW: your sewing level is incorrect! You are beyond that!
BillieJean said... (2/16/08 11:04 AM) Reply
Gorgeous jacket and wonderful review. Thank you so much for all the time you put into this review. It will be so helpfu.
ChristineBR said... (2/16/08 8:07 AM) Reply
I agree with lilyofthevalley; yours is all-round much better than the original. But I'm sure you know that!
Danvillegirl said... (2/16/08 8:06 AM) Reply
Wow, your jacket looks better and more professional that the RTW one. Great job! I can tell your daughter loves the jacket very flattering fit on her.
Fran G said... (2/16/08 7:57 AM) Reply
Beautiful..just beautiful! What a great mother/daughter project..lucky daughter, lucky mom!
SusiM said... (2/16/08 5:04 AM) Reply
Your review was so informative, and the jacket is superb. Very impressive workmanship. It must have taken a good deal of time.
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Dmd4106 said... (2/16/08 3:12 AM) Reply
Fabulous knock-off. Enjoy reading your review and blog.
Annette1 said... (2/16/08 2:05 AM) Reply
Well, you've done it again! Your so-called "knock-off" puts the original to shame, and that's a fact. Every detail is perfectly executed, and I can see that your daughter is thrilled with the results!
EveS said... (2/16/08 0:50 AM) Reply
Just gorgeous! Your details are exquisite!
Lori V said... (2/15/08 11:41 PM) Reply
Beautiful jacket, Sigrid. Your details are amazing.
Kay Y said... (2/15/08 9:58 PM) Reply
Your sewing is meticulous & the jacket looks wonderful on your daughter.
lilyofthevalley said... (2/15/08 9:37 PM) Reply
Beautiful, inspired version of the Designer Knockoff (and you do know, don't you, that your lapel lays much better than his?). I think you've exceeded the mark and given your DD a very special garment. Thank you for sharing this with us. -Lily
SandraB said... (2/15/08 9:28 PM) Reply
This is such a beautiful jacket. Your sewing is impeccable.
chemmom said... (2/15/08 8:19 PM) Reply
You made a very stylish yet classic looking jacket. I wish I had your talent. I want one just like it!!!!
CynthiaSue said... (2/15/08 7:24 PM) Reply
You are a master at sewing!! Can you come and be my mentor?
Judy Wentz said... (2/15/08 7:13 PM) Reply
This is just too wonderful. Congratulations on a terrific job.
blue mooney said... (2/15/08 6:18 PM) Reply
Nice, nice, nice! Thanks for a great review.
nellc said... (2/15/08 6:04 PM) Reply
This is a lovely jacket, you obviously put a lot of thought and time into this, the details and finish of the inside are wonderful.
willowsmum said... (2/15/08 5:22 PM) Reply
Oooooooh fabulous....I love it, well done
Christina Sonja said... (2/15/08 5:13 PM) Reply
I am really impressed with your ability to 'see' the Rodriguez jacket in the Burda pattern that you started with. What a fantastic result!
LindsayT said... (2/15/08 4:59 PM) Reply
Sigrid, this jacket is just amazing. The details are impeccable! It looks so stylish on your daughter; she is a lucky girl that you can make something like this for her.
Cheryl Reeves said... (2/15/08 4:57 PM) Reply
Very, very pretty! I really love the back of the jacket. You did a great job.
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