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Pattern Reviews> BurdaStyle Magazine> 05-2009-114 (Summer Dress)

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Posted on:6/28/09 11:11 AM


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Simka72 said... (7/17/09 4:11 AM) Reply
Great dress! It looks gorgeous on you!
Squeezylemon said... (7/2/09 6:52 AM) Reply
I also quickly dismissed this pattern, but how fantastic it looks on you! Think I'll have to put in back in the "to do" pile.........! Great project, sewing retreat sounds divine!
TessKwiltz said... (7/1/09 3:17 PM) Reply
I had dismissed this pattern as too "young" for my taste, but Wow! in that fabric it's quite elegant. Thanks for the review!
JMarie1962 said... (6/30/09 6:11 PM) Reply
This turned out so nice! Love your fabric choice too.
kerrynw said... (6/29/09 9:56 AM) Reply
Your dress looks great. I agree I like the addition of the darts to eliminate gathers.
eugenia123 said... (6/29/09 7:56 AM) Reply
Fabulous dress - it's a casual style but you have made it look very elegant - you look lovely in it.
Ann Smith said... (6/29/09 2:34 AM) Reply
Perfect for the hot weather we are having. Loved watching you create this. It looks great.
Linda G said... (6/28/09 10:40 PM) Reply
Very Cute. I'm looking for a quick simple pattern, I should check this out. Your review is helpful and inspirational.
bananaoil said... (6/28/09 7:04 PM) Reply
Like the fabric, like the design. Empire and peasant designs often come off like maternity wear, not so here. Thanks for the tip about darts in the back skirt. The dress looks lovely on you.
Natasha B said... (6/28/09 6:36 PM) Reply
Lovely flattering dress!
Heidi Ho said... (6/28/09 5:37 PM) Reply
Nice dress!!!!
DorothyK said... (6/28/09 2:34 PM) Reply
The dress looks great on you. I like your choice of fabric. The colors are perfect for you. I'm looking forward to seeing the other masterpieces from your wonderful sewing retreat.
Christas said... (6/28/09 2:11 PM) Reply
Very pretty! I love your fabric choice!
Elke said... (6/28/09 1:48 PM) Reply
Very pretty!
Vintage Joan said... (6/28/09 1:41 PM) Reply
Beautiful dress!
Rhoda K said... (6/28/09 11:59 AM) Reply
Very nice dress and looks very nice on you. I, too, think a sewing retreat sounds wonderful.
khunter said... (6/28/09 11:50 AM) Reply
a sewing retreat sounds devine. Beautiful dress!
Twinset said... (6/28/09 11:32 AM) Reply
Beautiful, flattering dress on you! Thanks for the review!
 
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