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Pattern Reviews> BurdaStyle Magazine> 05-2009-108 (Waistcoat/Vest)

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Reviewed by:Donna Likes Golf
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Posted on:6/10/09 10:07 AM
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Justiina said... (6/12/09 9:45 AM) Reply
It's supercute and I LOVE the colour! After reading your review, I might have to make this vest...
Lisa Laree said... (6/12/09 9:08 AM) Reply
I'm in the tracing stage for this...planning to make it w/o sleeves in this is a timely review! Thanks!
eugenia123 said... (6/11/09 12:24 PM) Reply
I have just finished making up this pattern - it's a really great design and I absolutely LOVE your version. It looks fabulous and your choice of color is gorgeous.
kerrynw said... (6/11/09 10:09 AM) Reply
Love your jacket, especially the sleeves and the colour! Your skirt is a perfect match.
Rebecca D said... (6/11/09 6:32 AM) Reply
Donna, this outfit looks great. And a very helpful review to boot.
Pam~Off The Cuff~ said... (6/11/09 5:43 AM) Reply
Lovely !
Sweetiebop said... (6/11/09 1:49 AM) Reply
OMG the whole outfit is extremely cute. WOW.
graustark said... (6/10/09 11:57 PM) Reply
Love it! The color is prefect for summer, too.
Peacock Chic said... (6/10/09 10:55 PM) Reply
super cute. Love the details inside. That outfit is going to be the hit of the summer!
Allie in Hong Kong said... (6/10/09 8:31 PM) Reply
Very cute summer jacket and it goes with the skirt perfectly.
Becky Coleman said... (6/10/09 7:19 PM) Reply
This was my favorite piece from this issue, and you've made it up very nicely. I know it will serve you well.
Michele Lommasson said... (6/10/09 6:11 PM) Reply
Very nice! I like the fact that you lengthened the sleeves. The whole thing looks great. Thanks for a good review.
Lori V said... (6/10/09 4:50 PM) Reply
Very cute jacket.
Jolet said... (6/10/09 4:11 PM) Reply
Love the combination of the jacket and the skirt, Lovely color!
Frogstitcher said... (6/10/09 2:43 PM) Reply
I wasn't convinced by BWOF's version that this jacket was worth a second look but after seeing your intrepretation I now believe that it is! Very cute outfit.
Beek said... (6/10/09 1:50 PM) Reply
This is such a cute outfit! Thanks for clarifying the BWOF instructions. It is a BIG help!
Karen6790 said... (6/10/09 1:22 PM) Reply
Okay, this was on my list to make but now I'm certain. Thanks for the clarification on the whole sleeve thing, I'm sure I'd have been scratching my head. Love it with the skirt, it's a great combo.
maedchen said... (6/10/09 12:37 PM) Reply
This is fabulous, I love everything about it!
JoanneM said... (6/10/09 11:55 AM) Reply
An very elegant vest.
quixoticpixels said... (6/10/09 11:25 AM) Reply
Beautiful work and thanks for describing how you put in the lining. I'm bookmarking this review. The jacket looks fantastic with that skirt.
figtree said... (6/10/09 10:26 AM) Reply
Thanks for the review, this looks very cute and wearable, I wasn't too sure about it in the magazine. Nice lining too!
khunter said... (6/10/09 10:22 AM) Reply
I love this!!!! I love to see fun linings. You did a great job.
khunter said... (6/10/09 10:20 AM) Reply
I love this!!!! I love to see fun linings. You did a great job.
minggiddylooloo said... (6/10/09 10:18 AM) Reply
Oh it's darling! The rich color is beautiful, and I'm sure it will be a well used piece in your wardrobe! Well done :-)
cabinbaby said... (6/10/09 10:12 AM) Reply
Very cute, I like the color.
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