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  1. Distinguishing between different types of leather
  2. How to select and how much to buy for your project
  3. Choosing patterns
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  5. Seams
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  7. How to sew flaps and collars and cuffs
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    • Staying Leather
    • Pressing Leather
    • Sewing Darts
    • Inserting Zipper
    • Finishing
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Pattern Reviews> BurdaStyle Magazine> 06-2009-107 (Boat Neck Pleated Dress)

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Posted on:8/28/09 0:25 AM
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nicegirl said... (11/16/09 8:44 PM) Reply
Love your idea of putting pleats at the waistline! This is on my project list, I'm just not sure where it hits on the prioritizing part...
MissCelie said... (9/9/09 9:37 AM) Reply
I adore what you did with the sleeve cuffs!
Heatherrique said... (8/29/09 12:42 PM) Reply
Such a stylish dress! Fun and informative review!
Ellenatlga said... (8/29/09 8:50 AM) Reply
your version looks better than the one in the Mag...great job.
ChristineX said... (8/28/09 6:00 PM) Reply
Great review. I didn't like the dress on the model but it looks fantastic on you!
Markie1 said... (8/28/09 1:06 PM) Reply
What a wonderful review! I need to make this this dress,now that I know ALL of the ways it can go wrong, It looks great on you, I especially love the neckline--WELL DONE! You get an A+
LollyVee said... (8/28/09 8:01 AM) Reply
That dress looks like it's straight out of a Vogue magazine! Very nice!
Rebecca D said... (8/28/09 7:10 AM) Reply
Great review, great dress, superior perseverance.
Allie in Hong Kong said... (8/28/09 6:47 AM) Reply
Excellent review - so glad you managed to turn Friar Tuck into a stylish dress!
SpinningJenny said... (8/28/09 6:21 AM) Reply
Your review is joy to read...and re-read...and re-read...Funky dress!
sewmytime said... (8/28/09 5:12 AM) Reply
I really enjoyed reading this review...Very entertaining and informative you should have your own blog.....
lara900 said... (8/28/09 3:02 AM) Reply
Thanks for the review -- I am still wondering whether some day I will make this dress. Even though I assume I will battle just as much as you with it, or worse....
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