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Pattern Reviews> Burda> 8379 (Dress)

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Posted on:9/11/05 8:52 PM
Pattern Size:Plus-Sized 
Review Rating: Helpful by 3 people    Very Helpful by 13 people   
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She_stitches said... (2/18/11 4:37 AM) Reply
Lovely fabric and dress
PhyllisC said... (1/11/07 9:28 PM) Reply
Bea-U-tiful colors Touran - they are so you. You look fabulous!
dregan said... (1/11/07 1:41 PM) Reply
I think it fits you great and glad you needed so litle alteration. I'll have to try it.!
Mufffet said... (5/13/06 11:57 PM) Reply
I just saw this review. What a lovely fabric, and the dress looks so good on you. Well fitted andn sewn. The color is really beautiful and compliments you.
grisgirl said... (11/5/05 7:54 AM) Reply
This looks a lot like #8989. I am making the 8989 right now. It is the same bodice part with a different cut below the waist. I found the armscye a little high on the 8989 and experiemented with lowering it and found the same thing you did with this dresss, it is too low. Your dress looks great on you! Take a look at the 8989. It is almost the same dresss!
AnneM said... (9/20/05 4:50 AM) Reply
Great dress. I love the neckline. Burdas do tend to run tight, I think.
SouthernStitch said... (9/14/05 1:35 PM) Reply
Oh I love the sweetheart neckline, one of my favorites. This looks great on you!
Sherril Miller said... (9/13/05 8:54 PM) Reply
You look great in this dress. I love the pattern and it has some wonderful details. Very flattering on your figure. Thanks for the review.
CatherineN said... (9/12/05 10:28 AM) Reply
Perfect for the hot weather here in Boulder. The simple lines are becoming and you got a good fit.
Irene Q said... (9/12/05 8:34 AM) Reply
Very nice! Don't you love it when you don't need a FBA?
Danvillegirl said... (9/12/05 6:23 AM) Reply
Looking good! Very nice dress on you. Love the fabric.
Kathy Russell said... (9/12/05 0:02 AM) Reply
Your dress is absolutely beautiful.
Katharine in BXL said... (9/11/05 11:02 PM) Reply
Pretty, pretty, pretty! The neckline is lovely, and it looks nice and cool.
Deepika said... (9/11/05 10:38 PM) Reply
That dress is so pretty on you. Thanks for the review!
sew2little said... (9/11/05 10:22 PM) Reply
Very flattering--and the center front seam looks fine!
Cambric Tea said... (9/11/05 10:11 PM) Reply
So pretty. It looks a little vintage, too. You made me laugh picturing some one sticking their head under your arm and looking at your bra. heehee.
Mary Stiefer said... (9/11/05 10:10 PM) Reply
Love the fabric. It looks great and the color is good for you.
Modiste Madness said... (9/11/05 10:04 PM) Reply
I have looked at this pattern in the book but JoAnn's doesn't carry it. I like it for all the reasons you mentioned it. I will have to order a copy of it.
Tov said... (9/11/05 9:35 PM) Reply
Uh oh. Looks like another pattern that I would like! Lovely fabric, and it compliments the pattern well.
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