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Pattern Reviews> BurdaStyle Magazine> 02-2009-105 (Shirtdress)

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Posted on:3/7/09 1:02 PM

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BlossomKyle said... (3/8/09 10:26 PM) Reply
That dress is gorgeous and fits you so well. Awesome!
Secretsugar said... (3/8/09 9:19 PM) Reply
You look fabulous in this dress! It's just the perfect cut for your figure.
Lori V said... (3/8/09 9:00 PM) Reply
Very cute, Dawn. This is such a great style and looks fantastic on you.
amy in mpls said... (3/8/09 7:07 PM) Reply
SO cute, I love it. I have this cut out and waiting (somewhere...) Thanks for the hip tip. I love your dress, im going to dig this out!
amy in mpls said... (3/8/09 7:06 PM) Reply
SO cute, I love it. I have this cut out and waiting (somewhere...) Thanks for the hip tip. I love your dress, im going to dig this out!
Byrdie said... (3/8/09 4:36 PM) Reply
Great looking dress. Thanks for the tips!
CarolynGM said... (3/8/09 3:50 PM) Reply
I do love a nice shirtwaist, and this one is exceptionally cute. Very good style for you.
5sugarplumbs said... (3/8/09 3:16 PM) Reply
The dress is awesome and you look great in it!!!
Meredith P said... (3/8/09 10:51 AM) Reply
As usual, WOW! I'm so inspired by your sewing. I've been perusing my stash catalog, and think I found something suitable to try this. This looks so great on you!
Sigrid. said... (3/8/09 10:51 AM) Reply
Very cute, love your version. Must remember this for in 2 months time.
jkaori said... (3/8/09 10:46 AM) Reply
Your dress looks great! Thank you for the review and the hint about the hips --- I think I have to make this one too, in addition to all of the other great patterns in this issue of Burda!
pterion said... (3/8/09 1:15 AM) Reply
Wow, very sharp looking dress! Great style and I like the fabric you've chosen for it.
CatMukai said... (3/7/09 10:38 PM) Reply
tres chic! I second Karen6790 on the shoes!
Christas said... (3/7/09 10:12 PM) Reply
Very cute!
KristenI said... (3/7/09 8:24 PM) Reply
Love it!
angie.a said... (3/7/09 4:58 PM) Reply
Ooh, I like this. The belt is a nice touch too!
nellc said... (3/7/09 4:38 PM) Reply
Love this dress!
Heidi Ho said... (3/7/09 4:21 PM) Reply
Cute dress! I looks so nice on you!! It reminds me so much of one I made when I was about 20 (which would be 1974). I may have to make a 2009 version. Mine was grey so when I saw your picture that was the first thing I thought of.
Karen6790 said... (3/7/09 3:54 PM) Reply
I didn't even catch this one in the February issue, but I'm going to have to trace it off. This is a great little dress - I like the neutral-but-not-boring fabric (and your shoes, as always).
PattiK said... (3/7/09 2:55 PM) Reply
Beautiful!! Makes me wish I had not stopped the very expensive Burda subscription! Great work!
EleanorSews said... (3/7/09 2:24 PM) Reply
You've done it again ~ this is a beautifully made classic. Your sewing is always impressive.
Vintage Joan said... (3/7/09 2:18 PM) Reply
Wow, that is VERY classy -- so pretty. Probably my favorite thing of all the fabulous stuff you've ever made. :)
Markie1 said... (3/7/09 2:05 PM) Reply
Another beautiful example of your well thought-out sewing. You always look immaculate in your clothes, and this is no exception. I love your blog--"sewing is taking over my life"--I hear you, sister!
Meggie LuLu said... (3/7/09 1:42 PM) Reply
CUTE shirtdress!! I LOVE the topstitching and your SHOES!!
lilyofthevalley said... (3/7/09 1:28 PM) Reply
Really yummy dress, Dawn, and you look so stylish in it. I don't think the fabric is bland, at all, but rather classically chic. Love your sandals, too. And yes, make another in denim with two rows of topstitching - totally different look. Lovely, Lily
MelissaB in WA said... (3/7/09 1:07 PM) Reply
Very cute Dawn! I seriously wish you'd share half of your energy with me - you always get so much sewing done so quickly.
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