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Pattern Review 9/12/09 6:41 AM
BurdaStyle Magazine - 11-2008-109
Pattern Description: Blouse sporting a double breasted front button fastening, jewel neckline and witty balloon sleeves. Pattern Sizing: Size 38 Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes - very much. The line drawing that is. Were the instru...more...
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Pattern Review 9/12/09 5:53 AM
BurdaStyle Magazine - 08-2006-103 Skirt with Godets
Pattern Description: Pencil skirt from the front but with fluttery godets in the back. Pattern Sizing: Size 38. I have taken to adding larger seam allowances at the back and sides for fitting so not sure what size it actually ended up being. Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern enve...more...
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Pattern Review 3/6/09 2:23 PM
BurdaStyle Magazine - 05-2006-117 Dress
Pattern Description: Knee length dress with scooped neckline and raised waistline. Pattern Sizing: I cut a size 38 with 3cm side seams and 2cm centre back. I tell you why further down. Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes - I think so....more...
13 comments
 
Pattern Review 3/8/08 1:06 AM
BurdaStyle Magazine - 08-2006-104 long sleeved v neck knit top
Pattern Description: T-shirt with plunging v-neckline and figure hugging silhouette and they are not kidding. Pattern Sizing: I made 36 but alas too small for me. The upper sleeves are really snug and I've never had that problem before. This was mentioned in a previous review as well. Did it l...more...
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Pattern Review 7/19/07 6:47 AM
BurdaStyle Magazine - 05-2006-107
Pattern Description: View A, textured summer boucle jacket, shorter version Pattern Sizing: Burda size 36 - 44. I used 36. In hindsight should have gone to 38. Nothing wrong with the sizing of this pattern. I have only recently got back to Burda patterns (inspired by everyone on patternreview) ...more...
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