SIGNUP - FREE Membership and 1 FREE Sewing Lesson
| FAQ | Login

Pattern Reviews> BurdaStyle Downloadable> 8153 (Emily)

2 more reviews
Viewed 162 times 
Reviewed by:miausiau
photo

 
 
About miausiaustarstar
Member since: 4/13/11
Reviews written: 104
Sewing skills:Advanced
Favored by: 12 people
patterns reviewed: 87
Bio: more...
Report a problem with this review
Posted on:8/28/11 7:53 PM


Review Rating: Very Helpful by 3 people   
To read this review, please Login. Only registered members can read reviews written more than 6 months ago.
<< Previous      Next >>
4 Comments      Login to Add a Comment
Vintage Joan said...
Thanks for an extremely helpful review -- that tip about the embroidery thread is fabulous. :) (P.S. Burda size 44 is actually equivalent to size 18, which might be why this fit bigger?)
4/19/12 11:29 PM
miausiau said...
This was cut in a 44 which is close to a 16. I am usually either a 14 or 16 but I have narrowish shoulders and am petite busted(although I still measure 38). I have to lengthen arms and torso because of my height. I think the sleeves being a tad long (my preference may make this appear oversized). As it is I have slight tautness when reaching and sewed the front dart short. I know you are experienced with this and your review is one reason I chose this one.
8/29/11 8:41 PM
FreyaStark said...
Very nice, but a much more generous fit than I would expect of this pattern, unless you went up a size or two. The colour is fabulous.
8/29/11 7:59 PM
Renren said...
Very nice! Thanks for the info about embroidery thread for buttonholes--I'll give it a try.
8/29/11 11:29 AM
 
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
        
Online Class
10 Clever Techniques To Help You Sew Like a Pro
10 Clever Techniques To Help You Sew Like a Pro

Class Details

Online Class
Fit the Tee to a T
Fit the Tee to a T

Class Details

Burda 9612

photo
by: Sandi S

Review
McCall's 7691 (OOP)

photo
by: Jemajyng

Review
Mini Miranda Bag

Mini Miranda Bag

More Info
PerfectFuse Medium White

PerfectFuse Medium White

More Info