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Simplicity 2258
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Pattern Reviews> BurdaStyle Magazine> 08-2007-109 

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Reviewed by:jkaori

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Posted on:11/23/08 11:32 AM
Pattern Size:Petite 

Review Rating: Helpful by 3 people    Very Helpful by 15 people   
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Morisot said... (11/30/08 7:14 PM) Reply
Beautifully done. Very flattering.
Danvillegirl said... (11/24/08 3:10 PM) Reply
Excellent workmanship. Beautiful jacket.
Nancy K said... (11/24/08 1:58 PM) Reply
Absolutely gorgeous! Beautiful fit and workmanship! I really love that you are wearing this with jeans. It give a serious jacket a nice casual feel.
Beek said... (11/24/08 12:07 PM) Reply
Beautiful jacket. I love your choice of lining. Looks like a masterpiece CHANNEL!
Fran G said... (11/24/08 9:09 AM) Reply
A beautiful jacket..very elegant and classic. Love the way it looks with jeans, Thanks for your very detailed blog reports on the construction of this jacket but also for your other pieces ahown on your blog. I need to pm you about the are an outstanding artist!
Allie in Hong Kong said... (11/24/08 9:05 AM) Reply
Gorgeous jacket, glad to see your review because the magazine photo is not very helpful! I love your fabric, this classic design is perfect for it.
Athene said... (11/24/08 1:32 AM) Reply
Very smart looking jacket fits you beautifully. Thank you for the review and your blog progress with the jacket it - I have added it to my favorites so that I can take the time to read it over thoroughly - very informative.
MichelleE said... (11/24/08 0:16 AM) Reply
What a beautiful jacket and great workmanship. Love the trim and lining, too!
wendlesue said... (11/23/08 8:44 PM) Reply
Wow, thanks for the link to your blog with the Jacket progress. Your pictures are great, and your project is very well done. I am so inspired. Maybe it is time for me to take the plunge and try a jacket. Yours is just lovely!
Diane E said... (11/23/08 7:57 PM) Reply
What a stunning jacket! Thanks for the great review.
suesmith said... (11/23/08 5:09 PM) Reply
Fantastic jacket!
carolynw said... (11/23/08 4:57 PM) Reply
Fabulous in every sense of the word!!
MissCelie said... (11/23/08 4:35 PM) Reply
Beautiful jacket!
Annette1 said... (11/23/08 4:32 PM) Reply
That is one GORGEOUS jacket! Every little detail is just PERFECT. You look SO nice in it, too. :o)
Becky Coleman said... (11/23/08 3:48 PM) Reply
Beautiful fabric! Lovely jacket! I missed this pattern, because I'm a plus shortie. Great work. Becky in MN
Jolet said... (11/23/08 2:11 PM) Reply
Wonderful jacket, nice fabric and beautiful trimming!!
Carol Wisman said... (11/23/08 12:37 PM) Reply
Oh! Boo-ti-ous!!!!
Kay Y said... (11/23/08 12:30 PM) Reply
Your jacket is a standout! Just beautiful. I was so happy to realize I have this issue of WOF as I had overlooked this pattern.
persevering said... (11/23/08 12:23 PM) Reply
Beautiful! Your jacket is so well fitted, flattering and versatile. Thank you for posting your review & blog!
sewtime said... (11/23/08 12:03 PM) Reply
Pretty!! Very cute.
Riesie said... (11/23/08 11:40 AM) Reply
Gorgeous! I love the trim.
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