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Pattern Reviews> BurdaStyle Magazine> 10-2009-119 (Jason Wu Dress)

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GoodbyeValntino said... (6/3/12 6:45 AM) Reply
Wow! Your dress looks identical! Congratulations on winning as well :)
JenniferMM said... (5/25/12 8:38 AM) Reply
Fantastic dress!! Congratulations!!
Lisette said... (5/25/12 7:01 AM) Reply
Beautiful! Congratulations on your win!
Heatherrique said... (5/16/12 8:21 PM) Reply
Congratulations on winning the RTW contest! Your dress is truly one of my favorites!
mrsmcginty said... (5/14/12 8:46 AM) Reply
Great job! My friend went to target and snapped up three pieces, only to never wear them because they are so polyester-y. I'll take yours over target any day.
butterflyfly said... (5/6/12 6:51 PM) Reply
Great job! Love the dress!
ChristineX said... (5/2/12 9:40 PM) Reply
That's brilliant! Great job.
barebear said... (5/2/12 5:47 PM) Reply
This dress is beautiful, and definitively resembles the RTW inspiration piece. Very nice job!
born2bead said... (5/1/12 12:28 PM) Reply
Fantastic. I think it looks better than the original inspiration dress!
zoe said... (5/1/12 11:17 AM) Reply
Just gorgeous!
purple dot said... (5/1/12 9:55 AM) Reply
Thanks everyone!
Joanna in Western Australia said... (5/1/12 3:31 AM) Reply
Beautiful fit.
norie creates said... (4/30/12 12:15 PM) Reply
Way to get into character : ). I wouldn't be able to tell the difference between the 2. Yours looks that good!
heathergwo said... (4/30/12 11:36 AM) Reply
Super cute!! And honestly, it looks exactly the same to me except a little longer. Great job!
mangoflavor said... (4/30/12 1:13 AM) Reply
Really great job. Love your poses, too!
newmama said... (4/29/12 8:58 PM) Reply
Love your dress and you really did a great job with the knockoff!
rebelina said... (4/29/12 7:40 PM) Reply
Well, that's a great way to get Jason Wu, which is sold out at my Target! You did a great job and it's a good look on you.
Nancywin said... (4/29/12 6:30 PM) Reply
Wow! What a great copy. I think your dress looks fantastic!
SuzyBee said... (4/29/12 6:06 PM) Reply
Great job! Yours fits so much nicer than the original and I really like the stripes
Christas said... (4/29/12 2:49 PM) Reply
Fantastic and well done!
MissCelie said... (4/29/12 11:51 AM) Reply
Well, as someone who went to three Targets looking for this dress, I applaud you! Love it.
portercs said... (4/29/12 10:00 AM) Reply
Lovely dress!
Heatherrique said... (4/29/12 9:54 AM) Reply
Impressive knockoff of the original! You achieved a fabulous fit!
Nan Kay said... (4/29/12 8:52 AM) Reply
Nice copy! The dress looks really good on you too.
CTBarb said... (4/29/12 7:35 AM) Reply
Great knockoff! The fabric is a great match. Good work!
sugarduck said... (4/29/12 3:53 AM) Reply
Wow! Yours looks exactly like the original! Great job on making a super-cute dress.
Jacqui315 said... (4/29/12 1:25 AM) Reply
Well done! You look fantastic in it.
 
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