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Pattern Reviews> BurdaStyle Magazine> 10-2008-115 (knit dress)

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Reviewed by:Ellenatlga

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Posted on:11/4/08 10:00 PM
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KathySews said... (11/5/08 7:55 PM) Reply
Love your dress so much I just purchased BWOF issue from ebay. Thanks
AnneMarie60 said... (11/5/08 2:48 PM) Reply
Beautiful dress! Great review. Thanks, fuzzygalore, for the sizing tip.
fuzzygalore said... (11/5/08 2:20 PM) Reply
Seems impossible that Burda's sizing would be so off. Are you using your numerical US pattern size? They're 2 sizes off, but toward the large side. You should measure yourself (cm are more accurate) and use the European size/s obtained, ignoring entirely the US one. That'll get you something whose style you may not like, but that'll fit as advertised.
amy in mpls said... (11/5/08 2:05 PM) Reply
really cute! I like that you left the tab off...i think it looks great showing the gathers.
shesflipped said... (11/5/08 9:19 AM) Reply
Very chic, very flattering on you~love, love, love it!
christea said... (11/5/08 8:10 AM) Reply
fantastic job and tips!
Squeezylemon said... (11/5/08 4:47 AM) Reply
Lovely dress on you! I'm determined to make this in a "fancy" fabric to wear to Christmas parties, so I hope it turns out half as nice as yours!
Gelbean said... (11/5/08 0:52 AM) Reply
Thanks for the timely review. I was just looking thru this issue and thinking about this dress. Hopefully when I get around to making it, it will turn out as great as yours.
sewtime said... (11/5/08 0:06 AM) Reply
Nice dress. Love the material you used. And it looks great on you.
tweedcurtain said... (11/4/08 11:00 PM) Reply
Great dress! Thanks for including photos and tips in your review.
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