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Pattern Reviews> BurdaStyle Magazine> 05-2009-114 (Summer Dress)

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Posted on:7/15/09 10:21 AM
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Scousegal said... (4/30/13 1:51 AM) Reply
Great review. Design is sadly not for my figure but I appreciated your descriptions Thanks
trinicity said... (8/2/09 4:47 AM) Reply
beautiful dress, the colors are great for summer, I love this design
barbcl said... (8/1/09 12:02 PM) Reply
fuzzygalore said... (8/1/09 9:39 AM) Reply
Your pic is not visible to the public, unfortunately..
SpinningJenny said... (8/1/09 6:40 AM) Reply
Wow! Great fabric choice - your dress is gorgeous.
michalklimer said... (8/1/09 1:06 AM) Reply
Looks so pretty!
Heidi Ho said... (7/31/09 10:05 PM) Reply
Cute version!! I could see it in your blog but the other pics wouldn't open. I LOVE the sleeves!
Amanda S. said... (7/31/09 6:52 PM) Reply
Darn! I can't look at your picture without signing up for a Yahoo account. I love this design and am glad to read you didn't need the zipper.
Barbara V said... (7/17/09 0:25 AM) Reply
Your dress looks beautiful. Very cute with the bias skirt as presented in the magazine. You look great in it. I love mine too!
swede said... (7/15/09 10:15 PM) Reply
Very nice! I realized I didn't need the zipper after I made mine and put it on without opening the zipper! Doesn't that make it a whole lot easier? The bias cut is really flattering too.
kimmielovesparis said... (7/15/09 10:13 PM) Reply
Very cute dress.
Michelle L said... (7/15/09 8:56 PM) Reply
What a great looking dress! I love the skirt on the bias. I think it looks fantastic!
21wale said... (7/15/09 8:50 PM) Reply
This looks great! I've been thinking of making this one, so it's good to know about the zipper.
Raye Ann said... (7/15/09 8:15 PM) Reply
this is a great looking dress! very flattering on you. thanks for the detailed instruction on your modifications.
Allie in Hong Kong said... (7/15/09 8:04 PM) Reply
I think you might bethe first reviewer to make the skirt on the bias as Burda intended. It looks really fabulous. It's a bonus that you don't need a zipper to put it on but it still looks like a fitted dress.
Knitters Delight said... (7/15/09 7:05 PM) Reply
That looks great!
redhotpepper said... (7/15/09 10:33 AM) Reply
Love the Ellie May comment! I made this dress and my kids asked if it was pajamas. I had it on with flip flops that had a silk flower on the toe and it did look like I was wearing jammies with fuzzy slippers. I promptly changed shoes.
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