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Pattern Reviews> BurdaStyle Magazine> 04-2008-107 (Waist Coat Petite sized)

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Reviewed by:Pinkhibiscus

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Posted on:5/3/08 2:55 PM
Last Updated:5/3/08 8:52 PM
Pattern Size:Petite 
Review Rating: Very Helpful by 11 people   
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CynthiaSue said... (7/5/08 12:30 PM) Reply
this is so amazing and looks so good on you and you are the most generous person to post instructions!!! thank you!!
Meggie LuLu said... (5/31/08 7:29 PM) Reply
I know I'm a little late on commenting. I LOVE your jacket it's SOOO CUTE!!!! You did an awesome job!!!
lilyofthevalley said... (5/4/08 5:15 PM) Reply
You are not *at all* a careless seamstress; just the opposite! Your care and attention to detail, as well as your brilliant decision to sketch out and make notes of the process, has resulted in a very professional and stylish summer jacket. And your review is meticulous and extremely helpful to the many others who will want this jacket, after seeing your Beauty. Lovely, Lily
HawkeMorningStar7 said... (5/4/08 12:06 PM) Reply
Fabulous jacket, so cute on you.
Heatherrique said... (5/4/08 11:38 AM) Reply
What a sharp looking jacket! Thanks for your great review!
trinicity said... (5/4/08 9:37 AM) Reply
oh,, so cute, love this one you and the color
Danvillegirl said... (5/4/08 7:50 AM) Reply
This is so cute. I love the detailing on the sleeves. Fits you very well.
Lori V said... (5/4/08 7:41 AM) Reply
This is such a cute jacket on you, great job on all the jacket construction.
MelissaB in WA said... (5/4/08 0:24 AM) Reply
That is a super cute jacket on you! Well worth your efforts, I"m sure you'll enjoy it a lot. Thanks for such a detailed review too!
Allie in Hong Kong said... (5/3/08 9:59 PM) Reply
I loved the look of this pattern in the magazine and now I really want to make it. Your version is gorgeous and I love that the fabric is not your usual safari colours. I also really appreciate all the time you took in writing your detailed review too - thanks.
blessedtosew said... (5/3/08 9:51 PM) Reply
I am totally impressed. I saw that coat and thought it was cute. You did a fabulous job.
AnneMarie60 said... (5/3/08 9:11 PM) Reply
You look great in this fantastic jacket. Excellent work!
Karen6790 said... (5/3/08 8:56 PM) Reply
What a great result for all your hard work. Not sure if I'm going to tackle this one, but if I do I'm printing out your review. Thanks for all the detail.
BillieJean said... (5/3/08 8:00 PM) Reply
This is sooo cute on you. Beautiful work.
Helen near Sydney said... (5/3/08 7:32 PM) Reply
Excellent review and your jacket is beautiful.
Leora said... (5/3/08 6:58 PM) Reply
Wow, you really put a lot of work into this jacket. The excellent workmanship shows!
AmyABQ said... (5/3/08 6:32 PM) Reply
Cute Cute Cute..... I'm glad that you stretched yourself and tried something a bit harder, that's how we all learn. You did a wonderful job and it looks darling on you
mylittleelephant said... (5/3/08 6:24 PM) Reply
I too like this jacket and lovely to see it made up, you did great job on this, beautiful inside out, thanks for the review!
annie11 said... (5/3/08 6:07 PM) Reply
That is just stunning! It looks like it was worth all of your hard work. You did an exceptional job on a difficult project.
ALY said... (5/3/08 5:52 PM) Reply

ALY said... (5/3/08 5:52 PM) Reply
This is on my "to sew" list. lLovely jacket and great review.
nannykk said... (5/3/08 5:15 PM) Reply
Very nice!
Kay Y said... (5/3/08 4:40 PM) Reply
Extremely cute on you!
nicegirl said... (5/3/08 4:15 PM) Reply
That is CUTE. The pattern definitely caught my eye in the magazine and I was double-thrilled to see it's a petite. But man, it looks like a lot of work. Great job.
appleC said... (5/3/08 4:08 PM) Reply
That's a beautiful summer jacket! You've done a great project indeed!
inkstain said... (5/3/08 3:56 PM) Reply
I am so jealous. I've had this pinned up on my idea board for weeks and knew I might have to lengthen to a non-petite..just can't find the fabric. But this is invaluable, since all I had was the intstructions in French. Thanks so much--it's beyond useful!
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