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Pattern Reviews> BurdaStyle Magazine> 03-2013-110 (Dress)

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Reviewed by:ManiMayor

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Posted on:2/28/13 5:52 PM
Last Updated:2/28/13 5:53 PM

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trishapatk said... (3/10/13 1:19 PM) Reply
Excellent work! You went all out with those pleats and did a fantastic job of it all. I'm very impressed and inspired.
KathleenS said... (3/9/13 6:13 AM) Reply
It's amazing that you did the pleating yourself, and that you created this dress so quickly!
Dmd4106 said... (3/7/13 10:25 AM) Reply
Fantastic knock=off!
magpie57 said... (3/4/13 4:43 PM) Reply
Thank you ManiMayor. The pleating board is a great idea too! Fantastic knock off and review. Enjy your beautiful dress!
ManiMayor said... (3/4/13 3:41 PM) Reply
Thank you ladies for your kind comments! In reply to magpie57 you can see the line drawing of the Burda pattern I used by clicking on the link that says "More Info provided by ManiMayor", just below the project thumbnail. I'm afraid that I don't know how to make it display the line drawing instead of just showing the link.
Elizabeth made this said... (3/2/13 8:23 AM) Reply
Well done! Your hard work with the pleats certainly shows. What a special dress.
magpie57 said... (3/1/13 4:30 PM) Reply
What a great KO! Wish I could see the pattern you used to see how you changed it. Did you make each pleat! WOW, what patience you have.
arianamaniacs said... (3/1/13 12:31 PM) Reply
what a great dress, what a lot of work with those pleats! I did that once with a skirt and thought never again! :-D you look fab!
Quickie said... (3/1/13 9:47 AM) Reply
Wow, good job
ArtAttack said... (2/28/13 10:20 PM) Reply
Beautiful dress! Great job and I agree with others on the color!
Terri A said... (2/28/13 9:57 PM) Reply
I like your additions and changes as well...
Terri A said... (2/28/13 9:56 PM) Reply
Very nice! I love your version :)
norie creates said... (2/28/13 9:07 PM) Reply
Beautiful knockoff! Love the pleating detail!
Levone said... (2/28/13 8:49 PM) Reply
Lovely dress, love the pleating detail! Great job on knocking off the designer dress and using a Burda pattern to do it.
velosewer said... (2/28/13 7:07 PM) Reply
I agree that the colour you've used is a much better version that CK's. What a wonderful dress.
prostheticsgirl said... (2/28/13 6:50 PM) Reply
WOW!! It looks amazing and I actually prefer your fabric color to the inspiration
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