SIGNUP - FREE Membership and 1 FREE Sewing Lesson
| FAQ | Login
Platinum Sponsor
Fashion Fabrics Club
Fashion Fabrics Club

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

1 more reviews
Viewed 111 times 
Reviewed by:yummymummy38
photo

 
 
About yummymummy38star
AUSTRALIA
Member since: 5/15/06
Reviews written: 30
Sewing skills:Intermediate
Favored by: 7 people
patterns reviewed: 30
Bio: more...
Report a problem with this review

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

Pattern Rating:Easy & Great for Beginners
NEW! See reviews of patterns from this issue
Current Tags What is a Tag:
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
Conclusion:
trendy shape skirt, easy to make

<< Previous      Next >>
3 Comments      Login to Add a Comment
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
 
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
        
Beginners Guide to Sewing Jackets
Beginners Guide to Sewing Jackets

Register

Break your Serger Out of the Box
Break your Serger Out of the Box

Register

Other Period Costume for Stage

photo
by: MCBurbage

Review
Burda 7484

photo
by: muttless

Review
SewBaby The Twirly Dress Pattern

SewBaby The Twirly Dress Pattern

Buy Now
SewBaby Easy Appliqued Bibs Pattern

SewBaby Easy Appliqued Bibs Pattern

Buy Now