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Pattern Reviews> BurdaStyle Magazine> 02-2012-117A 

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Reviewed by:Kay Y
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Posted on:4/5/12 10:39 PM
Review Rating: Helpful by 2 people    Very Helpful by 16 people   
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ChristineX said... (5/2/12 4:17 PM) Reply
Oh, that is a great dress! :-)
lamstu said... (4/8/12 6:35 PM) Reply
WOW. This is awesome. The fit is perfect and the style is so great!
blue mooney said... (4/7/12 7:49 AM) Reply
mmcp said... (4/6/12 7:34 PM) Reply
Yes, no doubt this will inspire many of us to drag out this pattern--looks gorgeous.
prostheticsgirl said... (4/6/12 2:22 PM) Reply
WOW! Sensational dress with exceptional fit and love the zipper. I especially like it in red as it really highlights the details of the seams. Gorgeous!
Deepika said... (4/6/12 1:38 PM) Reply
WOW! This dress is a total knockout. Your dress looks nothing like the pattern photo. It is 1000 times better. So chic and stylish. I want it!
tsedai said... (4/6/12 1:13 PM) Reply
Dress looks great - I really want to make my own now!
Mahler said... (4/6/12 1:01 PM) Reply
This is such a beautiful and original dress Kay. The back zipper is perfect and I agree on not showing the zip tape. My only question is it comfortable when you sit down ?
nellc said... (4/6/12 12:26 PM) Reply
Gorgeous dress, I love the zipper detail.
Twinset said... (4/6/12 10:10 AM) Reply
You look great in your beautiful LBD! Thanks for the detailed review!
Sue Parrott said... (4/6/12 9:44 AM) Reply
What a beautiful dress! I am going to have to try this one out! Well done!
Dilliander said... (4/6/12 7:00 AM) Reply
Fabulous looking dress, love the zipper at the back and the facing from fusible interfacing is such a clever solution to reduce bulk. Thanks for a great review.
FreyaStark said... (4/6/12 6:47 AM) Reply
Very chic.
Fran G said... (4/6/12 6:38 AM) Reply
That zipper...along with the rest of your perfection, Kay!! Great tip on using the fusible as a facing at the neck. Is that a new technique of yours or is it a standard one you apply.? It's really wonderful.
jennybaxt said... (4/6/12 6:25 AM) Reply
Looks great. Very timely for me as I have just cut mine out. Thanks!
Elke said... (4/6/12 5:57 AM) Reply
Gorgeous dress and it looks fabulous on you! Thanks for the great review.
Margaret said... (4/6/12 5:18 AM) Reply
Stunning dress -- I like how you handled the zipper, and the subtlety of the single color (the red too).
pdiddly said... (4/6/12 3:46 AM) Reply
lovely look lbd, the red one looks good too
Anne Cherry said... (4/6/12 3:17 AM) Reply
Just stunning - and beautifully fit and finished, as always.
Liana said... (4/6/12 2:06 AM) Reply
Great dress, Kay! I love the zipper and the seaming. The red one should be fun to wear too.
GBK said... (4/6/12 1:54 AM) Reply
You look fabulous in that dress!
Barbara V said... (4/6/12 0:30 AM) Reply
What a really gorgeous dress. The back is stunning! ......and you wear it very well!
SewWil said... (4/6/12 0:23 AM) Reply
Beautiful dress. Very flattering on you. Thanks for the detailed review.
jennybaxt said... (4/6/12 0:18 AM) Reply
Looks great. Very timely for me as I have just cut mine out. Thanks!
Scheri said... (4/5/12 11:33 PM) Reply
Excellent work. Look great on you.
QuiltSewSewSue said... (4/5/12 11:22 PM) Reply
This dress has been made a few times, but I think this is the first one I have seen with a working zip. I really like it - great job!
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