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Pattern Reviews> BurdaStyle Magazine> 08-2007-106 (dress with gathers and bow)

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Posted on:8/16/07 0:01 AM
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marthamyers said... (8/18/07 9:47 AM) Reply
Lovely result. Thanks for sharing.
SandraB said... (8/17/07 10:08 PM) Reply
Your dress looks lovely. The fit and colour are wonderful.
Marilyn N. said... (8/17/07 6:33 PM) Reply
This dress looks wonderful on you, the color and fit are terrific.
MichelleE said... (8/17/07 1:58 PM) Reply
Very pretty dress, great job! I agree with you about the Burda gymnastic poses :)
Nancywin said... (8/17/07 9:19 AM) Reply
This dress looks great! I've been eying it in the magazine. Thanks for the heads up.
Jane S said... (8/17/07 8:09 AM) Reply
This dress looks fantastic on you. Thanks for inspiring me to trace this patern and get busy.
morzel said... (8/17/07 3:55 AM) Reply
Thanks for this review! I wondered how this dress really looks like when looking through the magazin (you´re right about the poses), so now I know. And it´s great!
tomed said... (8/16/07 9:57 PM) Reply
Being a member of the 5'2" club, I greatly appreciate this review! You inspired me to buy some fabric and try this dress. Thank you!
Annette1 said... (8/16/07 6:10 PM) Reply
You and your Shadow are looking marvelous! A very good review, and I especially appreciate the tip on the clear elastic, which I've yet to use (mainly because I can't ever find it). I saw it said Joann's had it, so I'll try them again.
Heatherrique said... (8/16/07 5:43 PM) Reply
Wow, what a breath of fresh air! You certainly look sizzling hot in red! Thanks for the helpful tips! I will keep them in mind for Burda patterns!
Frogstitcher said... (8/16/07 9:52 AM) Reply
Wow, 4.5" off the length! It's perfect now so let's hope it doesn't "grow" anymore. I like how the dress skims your body showing off your waistline perfectly and the neckline is not so low that your showing the world more than you'd want to but enough that it flatters and lengthens; the members of the 5' 2" club can use all the help they can get. Beautiful dress, fabulous fabric and color.
cecelia said... (8/16/07 9:25 AM) Reply
Very pretty. I like the unusual top design portion.
Marji said... (8/16/07 7:05 AM) Reply
Love the dress. Love the color. Very flattering fit.
zora said... (8/16/07 6:45 AM) Reply
This dress really suits you!
Linda G said... (8/16/07 3:47 AM) Reply
Your dress is beautiful. Your review is very informing, I was thinking about making this dress and appreciate your review, it is very helpful.
F and L said... (8/16/07 3:35 AM) Reply
Your dress is absolutely beautiful, and so flattering. I adore the colour.
Vonnevo said... (8/16/07 3:28 AM) Reply
Beautiful Everything ! Thanks for an excellent review :)
xtreme1 said... (8/16/07 1:11 AM) Reply
What a terrific fit you've achieved. I think the dress is very flattering. The neck and shoulders look like a perfect fit. I think you'll find that down the track you'll come back and make this again. The compliments are bound to flow!
LauraTS said... (8/16/07 1:09 AM) Reply
That turned out really well, you look wonderful.
Skye said... (8/16/07 1:03 AM) Reply
thanks for the review - your dress looks very nice on you
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