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Pattern Reviews> BurdaStyle Magazine> 06-2008-102 (Scalloped trim jacket)

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Posted on:5/31/09 1:32 PM


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Markie1 said... (6/28/09 3:20 PM) Reply
Hi Christina-How did I miss this review? I love this jacket, and want to make it myself. I am glad I waited because your reviews are always SO helpful! Thanks--it looks great...
figtree said... (6/6/09 4:08 PM) Reply
Wow, you did SUCH a good job. I wanted to make this one but was scared off by the scallops. Well done!
CynthiaSue said... (6/2/09 8:38 PM) Reply
I commented on blog but must comment again, i just so wanted to copy this. You always make me look at things that I never would have even considered! This color just works so well with the design. Enjoy your everyday jacket!
barbcl said... (6/1/09 10:49 AM) Reply
What a beautiful, summery jacket. It looks great and also comfortable on you.
Christina Sonja said... (6/1/09 10:04 AM) Reply
Catbird - I used a Guterman topstitching thread (whatever they sell at Joann) in a dark ivory color, with a topstitching needle.
graustark said... (6/1/09 8:05 AM) Reply
The color and the scalloped detailing really make this jacket! It looks fun and comfortable to wear.
kerrynw said... (6/1/09 7:51 AM) Reply
Beautiful, beautiful jacket. Looks lovely on you!
jent said... (6/1/09 6:48 AM) Reply
So pretty!
Karen6790 said... (5/31/09 10:54 PM) Reply
Love the scallops and the color is fabulous on you.
Vonnevo said... (5/31/09 7:11 PM) Reply
Totally Fabulous !!!!
suesmith said... (5/31/09 6:59 PM) Reply
I had forgotten about this jacket until seeing yours - great color and beautifully done!
Catbird said... (5/31/09 5:15 PM) Reply
What a wonderful jacket!! I love every single thing about it. What kind of thread did you use for the topstitching (which is perfect, by the way)? It looks fairly thick -- in a good way -- and also looks like a slightly lighter shade than the fabric. It adds so much to the visual interest of the jacket. I love it and it looks fantastic on you.
Linda G said... (5/31/09 5:05 PM) Reply
So cute, I have looked at those scallops and thought that I would never get them even, you did a great job.
Geordie Girl said... (5/31/09 3:36 PM) Reply
Gorgeous jacket. This is on my to sew list but the scalloped edge keeps making me put it back. Now I've seen it made up Must have a go.
AnneMarie60 said... (5/31/09 2:11 PM) Reply
Adorable on you! The rich yellow looks great with your gorgeous dark hair, too. Sometimes Burda's photos are not at all inspiring, but your garment definitely is!
cabinbaby said... (5/31/09 1:48 PM) Reply
I love this! What a great sunny color too.
 
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