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Posted on:7/22/14 10:22 PM
Project Photo:Burda: 6934 by Riversmocker

Burda: 6934 by Riversmocker  Burda: 6934 by Riversmocker  
Pattern Photo:Burda 6934
Burda Pattern Info
Pattern Rating:Mediocre Pattern
Review Rating: Very Helpful by 1 people   
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Fabric:Cotton  [See other projects in this fabric]
Pattern Description:
Amazing solutions cut from one piece of fabric and quickly sewn with one seam only: Either a wrapped top or a strapless beach - and summer dress or a backless party dress. An elastic casing assures the good fit.

Pattern Sizing:

Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?
Sort of.

Were the instructions easy to follow?
I suppose, I really didn't need to use.

What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern?
Out of the 3 ways to possibly wear this only the B view (over one shoulder) is practical. The A view (with the twisted neck) is unseamed to the navel, it kind of folds over for coverage, really. The C view (with v-neck) is too deep cut and you can't tie the tie tighter because of the underarms. And maybe it wouldn't be noticeable on some prints, but the 1 seam goes straight up the middle front, not so hot for the tropical print.

Fabric Used:

Pattern alterations or any design changes you made:
I lined with a batiste, I added a slit (in the 1 seam) so I could walk.

Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others?
no, no

It will be fine for a swim suit cover-up for my Florida vacation.

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judypin said...
What a great idea - three dresses in one! Very pretty fabric!
7/23/14 5:06 AM
workinonit said...
very glad to read your review. i am relieved that i didnt get something wrong. pattern review keeps me sane.
8/25/14 10:58 PM
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