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Pattern Reviews> BurdaStyle Magazine> 05-2009-117 

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Posted on:8/23/09 10:58 PM
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Danvillegirl said... (1/10/10 3:27 PM) Reply
Sorry I had not seen and commented on your dress before now. It is gorgeous. Great fit and very flattering.
froggiegirl said... (8/27/09 11:48 AM) Reply
Hi Dickson, The pattern number is at the very top. Mag is Burda World of Fashion , Date of mag is 5/2009, pattern number is 117.
dickson said... (8/27/09 7:26 AM) Reply
Review is fine. I just want to know the Burda pattern no. I can't seem to find it anywhere.
sewproud said... (8/26/09 12:26 PM) Reply
This is a great review and I love the dress! Although I feel a little afraid of the "sleeves", I'm going to try it anyway. The fabric you used is awesome!
marthamyers said... (8/25/09 12:02 PM) Reply
Wow! I may have to find a copy of this magazine. Thanks for the review. Lovely result and great hints for successful sewing.
Robin Denning said... (8/25/09 9:56 AM) Reply
What a beautiful dress- you look lovely in it.
ElizabethDee said... (8/25/09 9:20 AM) Reply
love it! you have such great style -- and the skills to match.
cindyann said... (8/25/09 7:52 AM) Reply
So glad to see this one made up. I love your version of this dress.
froggiegirl said... (8/25/09 7:39 AM) Reply
Thanks everyone! Really appreciate all your lovely comments.
becca a said... (8/24/09 11:59 PM) Reply
I love the fabric and the style. Great dress!
Barbara V said... (8/24/09 10:44 PM) Reply
Gorgeous dress! You look fabulous in it. I would like to make this one sometime too.
Mahler said... (8/24/09 10:14 PM) Reply
This is such a fascinating fabric. I love it. It really turned out with this choice of pattern as a gorgeous dress. I love the choice of red shoes as well.
Kay Y said... (8/24/09 8:42 PM) Reply
Your dress is lovely; confirms my intention to make this one someday.
Sewingmolly said... (8/24/09 5:06 PM) Reply
Jacqui315 said... (8/24/09 4:37 PM) Reply
Gorgeous dress!
nellc said... (8/24/09 3:37 PM) Reply
Beautiful dress, it has a lovely femenine sillhouette and your fabric is gorgeous.
LollyVee said... (8/24/09 2:59 PM) Reply
Wow, that fabric print is awesome and a perfect pattern to showcase it. Nice job
Mahogany Stylist said... (8/24/09 2:00 PM) Reply
sewbehind said... (8/24/09 12:53 PM) Reply
Fabulous fabric, gorgeous dress. That fabric looks like it has texture.
Lili123 said... (8/24/09 10:43 AM) Reply
i love your dress, it fits you perfectly.
JanJanB said... (8/24/09 10:39 AM) Reply
Absolutely gorgeous. Love the shoes too.
Peacock Chic said... (8/24/09 10:02 AM) Reply
and I can see why you love that fabric because it is fantastic!! Great Job on the fit. LOVELY!
DorothyK said... (8/24/09 9:12 AM) Reply
Beautiful! The fabric is amazing and perfect for the dress. It looks textured - very interesting. Good job.
carolynw said... (8/24/09 9:00 AM) Reply
Gorgeous - absolutely gorgeous.
Beek said... (8/24/09 8:38 AM) Reply
Wow, Froggiegirl you have been sewing up a storm! I have enjoyed reading all of your recent reviews and admiring your new wardrobe! This dress is beautiful and I like the fact that it does not call for a stretch jersey fabric.
Beek said... (8/24/09 8:30 AM) Reply
Wow, Froggiegirl you have been sewing up a storm! I have enjoyed reading all of your recent reviews and admiring your new wardrobe! This dress is beautiful and I like the fact that it does not call for a stretch jersey fabric.
Rebecca D said... (8/24/09 7:29 AM) Reply
Fantastic looking dress - wowza!
SpinningJenny said... (8/24/09 7:22 AM) Reply
Fantastic fabric and stunning dress! The neckline is perfect on you...and the shoes are perfect with the dress.
meli88a said... (8/24/09 7:12 AM) Reply
I love your fabric. Your dress reminds me of the fish dress that Marion Cotillard wore to the Oscars a few years ago. Gorgeous!
Kim12469 said... (8/24/09 5:49 AM) Reply
Gorgeous dress!
kerrynw said... (8/24/09 3:37 AM) Reply
I love your dress and fabric/pattern choice!
peaudane said... (8/24/09 1:42 AM) Reply
Beautiful! the fabric is amazing!
Vivienne said... (8/24/09 0:31 AM) Reply
I love your fabric choice for this great dress - it makes the dress so modern looking.
Karen6790 said... (8/24/09 0:19 AM) Reply
Perfect match of fabric to pattern. I didn't really notice this dress in the magazine, but I'll have to check and see if any of my stash is calling out for it. Beautiful.
merlette said... (8/23/09 11:56 PM) Reply
I love how this turned out. And the fabric is great!
Raye Ann said... (8/23/09 11:51 PM) Reply
Markie1 said... (8/23/09 11:06 PM) Reply
What a great blend of fabric and pattern. I had to look closely to be sure you hadn't added individual feather/leaf petals onto the dress. It looks amazing!
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