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Pattern Reviews> BurdaStyle Magazine> 06-2009-125 (carmine red wool tulip skirt)

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Posted on:1/30/14 5:24 AM
Project Photo:BurdaStyle Magazine: 06-2009-125 by yummymummy38

Pattern Rating:Easy & Great for Beginners
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Fabric:Wool Woven  [See other projects in this fabric]
Pattern Description:
simple tulip skirt
Pattern Sizing:
I made the 40
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?
yes, apart from the different fabric. In the mag, it is in Dupion silk with a cummerband, I made it in a carmine wool garbadine remanant.
Were the instructions easy to follow?
pretty easy, make fron and back pleats, dart, check fit on side, added a waistband, done in 3.5h including the lining.
What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern?

Fabric Used:
carmine wool garbadine

Pattern alterations or any design changes you made:
added waistband
Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others?
yes and yes
trendy shape skirt, easy to make

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MrsCharisma said...
Cute! Love the color
1/30/14 6:37 AM
Sewingelle said...
Yah! Photos! Looks lovely
2/7/14 9:02 PM
Sew Good said...
I just downloaded this pattern today and began cutting out an orange skirt from my Dupoin Silk. Nice to see you reviewed this already. I'm excited to complete my skirt as I have had this fabric in my stash for years.
2/17/14 2:41 AM
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