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Reviewed by:Geri Lynn

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Posted on:11/3/05 4:04 PM
Last Updated:11/3/05 4:27 PM
Review Rating: Helpful by 4 people    Very Helpful by 2 people   
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katyusha said... (11/20/05 1:01 AM) Reply
Gorgeous, and great fit.
Lee Ann Hawkins said... (11/4/05 4:44 PM) Reply
I think you are not an 'advanced beginner' anymore!
Lisette said... (11/4/05 8:42 AM) Reply
Congrats on getting your pants done! You did a great job.
Frogstitcher said... (11/4/05 8:26 AM) Reply
Good job on your pants. I've been wanting to make these up as well. I think the yoke detailing is very interesting and could be made to draw attention. Your fit looks great.
Geri Lynn said... (11/4/05 6:46 AM) Reply
Thanks everyone for your very nice compliments! Kathy, lining up the intersecting yoke seams wasn't really difficult at all. I pinned those seams where they'd match first, then pinned the rest of the seam before sewing. The pieces are designed in such a way that it really is pretty easy.
SuzanM said... (11/4/05 6:43 AM) Reply
Wow - nice looking pants! Love your fabric choice. Thanks for the review.
Danvillegirl said... (11/4/05 4:13 AM) Reply
Your pants fit very well. I like the design of this pant.
hongkongshopper said... (11/4/05 0:33 AM) Reply
They look great!
Kathy Russell said... (11/3/05 11:47 PM) Reply
Your pants turned out very nice. Was it hard to get the front yoke lines to meet up the way yours did. To me it looks like one of those patterns that has the potential to be off-kilter. Your making it sound too easy. Thanks for reviewing.
G_l_e_n_d_a said... (11/3/05 6:37 PM) Reply
The fit looks great to me! One trick I learned from Kenneth King that I would suggest is to make the pants hem shorter in the front than in the back, so there is a clean fabric line instead of having it bunch up a little on the shoe. Nice job. I wish I could get pants to fit so well. I may have to try out that yoke.
bunz said... (11/3/05 6:15 PM) Reply
Very cool yoke construction. Burda really rocks!
CarolynGM said... (11/3/05 5:55 PM) Reply
Very nice pants. I really like the interesting yoke seaming on these.
ConnieBJ said... (11/3/05 5:01 PM) Reply
not one improvement needed! they look and fit great!
casken said... (11/3/05 4:53 PM) Reply
Very nice. Burda always has nice pants. Thanks for your review.
katynairn said... (11/3/05 4:12 PM) Reply

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