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Pattern Reviews> BurdaStyle Magazine> 09-2007-116b: Tulip skirt (Tulip skirt)

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Posted on:3/5/08 6:03 AM
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Fabienne301 said... (5/17/08 8:13 AM) Reply
Great skirt on you. You have nice slender hips and the extra width from the draping suits you. On me, it would be a disaster. *sigh* Lucky and talented you! :)
nicegirl said... (3/9/08 12:55 PM) Reply
That looks great! I like the lines of the skirt, but worried that it would be too widening at my saddlebags (the widest part of my body). I see that it looks great! I will think about it more seriously having seen your version.
carolynw said... (3/6/08 9:06 AM) Reply
Lovely skirt - different but nicely so!
Shrazzy said... (3/6/08 7:09 AM) Reply
Love the shape of this skirt on you--way better than the magazine photo. Great job!
trinicity said... (3/6/08 5:35 AM) Reply
this fits you to a T, great color too
Sigrid. said... (3/6/08 3:23 AM) Reply
One of a kind! Great skirt.
Athene said... (3/5/08 8:18 PM) Reply
Ooh - l love it. You achieved such a great fit and its nice to see the skirt on real person.
hongkongshopper said... (3/5/08 6:54 PM) Reply
This one is on my to do list as well. Yours looks really nice!
lilyofthevalley said... (3/5/08 11:25 AM) Reply
I've looked at this unique skirt many times in BWOF, but wondered what it would look like in real life. Well, it looks smashing and now I'll have to make one. Very much appreciate the length warning as I'm significantly over 5feet. I too love the shapely curves it emphasizes on your body. Lovely, Lily
Marji said... (3/5/08 9:19 AM) Reply
Thanks for the heads-up on the length. This is such a pretty skirt - I think it has to go on my to-make list. Looks great on you!
Beek said... (3/5/08 8:56 AM) Reply
I love the overlapped pleat in the front. It's a lovely skirt!
Allie in Hong Kong said... (3/5/08 8:44 AM) Reply
Lovely twist on a skirt. Your photos make it much easier to see how this pattern is supposed to look.
Karen6790 said... (3/5/08 8:14 AM) Reply
Great job - I made this skirt once and am doing it again as part of my Wardrobe because I liked it better than I liked the original fabric. Those pleats are hard to get a grip on at first!
Lori V said... (3/5/08 7:10 AM) Reply
Great looking skirt.
squirrellypoo said... (3/5/08 6:38 AM) Reply
It's lovely! I didn't take any notice of this in the magazine but yours is much better anyway. :)
 
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