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Pattern Reviews> BurdaStyle Magazine> 11-2007-115 (Not your usual coat)

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Posted on:3/5/08 8:03 AM
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Review Rating: Very Helpful by 20 people   
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21 Comments      Login to Add a Comment
LauraLo said... (3/7/08 6:16 AM) Reply
Ladies, thank you very much for all your comments! You made my day
AmyABQ said... (3/6/08 9:55 AM) Reply
Wow... it is beautiful inside and out.
Danvillegirl said... (3/6/08 5:19 AM) Reply
Excellent workmanship. Beautiful coat.
tess said... (3/6/08 2:41 AM) Reply
Oh wow! what a fantastic coat with a brilliant and very informative review, both you and your coat look beautiful! Well done!
Lori V said... (3/5/08 11:55 PM) Reply
Beautiful coat. Your work is so incredible.
Athene said... (3/5/08 8:10 PM) Reply
How absolutely fabulous you look. The coat is fantastic and the review is in depth and informative along with all the great pictures. This is another one I have to put in my favorites. Thank you so much.
Robin Denning said... (3/5/08 4:41 PM) Reply
How inventive!! Your description makes it easy to imagine and your coat sounds really nice to wear. Plus, it looks beautiful, too! Great review, great coat.
bluenines said... (3/5/08 4:04 PM) Reply
Beautiful coat, very well done and yes very couture! thank you for a wounderfull review with all of the pics
Dei said... (3/5/08 2:25 PM) Reply
Fantastic. The style of the coat is great and your advanced sewing skills show beautifully. Love the shades.
CShelley said... (3/5/08 2:20 PM) Reply
Amazing. Your work is incredible and I always look forward to your reviews.
EveS said... (3/5/08 12:19 PM) Reply
I need to start a file on my computer just for my "LauraLo tutorials." :) Thanks and, as always, incredible work!!!
lilyofthevalley said... (3/5/08 11:21 AM) Reply
LauraLo, what an excellent review! You've recapped all possibilities of lining and weighting a coat, with wonderful references. Now your coat! Sublimely gorgeous. Neither you nor coat could possibly look more beautiful! -Lily
born2bead said... (3/5/08 11:00 AM) Reply
It looks really cute but for me the large picture is really fuzzy so I can't quite make out the detail.
AnneMarie60 said... (3/5/08 10:40 AM) Reply
Couture quality! You look like a fashion model in your beautiful coat. I learn a lot from your detailed reviews.
Nancy K said... (3/5/08 10:07 AM) Reply
Fabulous results. Not a surprise here! Beautifully fitted and sewn as always.
Sigrid. said... (3/5/08 9:48 AM) Reply
Laura, this is one gorgeous jacket. Looks so chic! And beautifully made, as always.
gatorgirl4325 said... (3/5/08 9:25 AM) Reply
Lovely coat - it is perfect for spring! Thanks for the informative review!
Marji said... (3/5/08 9:16 AM) Reply
Fabulous! What else is there to say? (but I'll find more ... ;) I think that the decision to quilt the jersey lining to the boucle was a stroke of genius. It'll act as one and be easy to wear. Otherwise I think I'd worry about the lining pulling away from the boucle all the time. And as always, you look mahvelous dahling.
Beek said... (3/5/08 8:54 AM) Reply
Very informative review. And you look so stylish in your new coat with the dark sunglasses! Like Jackie-O!
Allie in Hong Kong said... (3/5/08 8:40 AM) Reply
Its fabulous. What an interesting idea to quilt a jersey lining in this - but I can see it must have been a nightmare to do after the coat was assembled! It looks great both inside and out though.
susinok said... (3/5/08 8:08 AM) Reply
Beautiful coat, Laura!
 
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