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« on: October 10, 2013 03:16:37 AM »

This fabric was a love at the first sight!! I bought it from an apparel fabric store but it looks like hom dec, it has a wonderful black, white and brown print and a lovely texture. I used dress pattern 101 from burda 02/2011( with the skirt of model 107 from burda 11/2007). I don t regret for my pattern decision, I love my new dress very very much!!!

« Reply #1 on: October 10, 2013 04:06:28 AM »

Quite lovely. I like the fabric, too! And you look nice modeling it. I can tell that you were having fun that day!
I have not had good luck with the Burda patterns. I am a good seamstress, but they just do not seem (seam  Grin) to fit me well. Normally I am an off the rack type of girl in an 8-10. Tall, so I always have to modify there.

You did a wonderful job. I like how it looks on you. Great color pattern you chose for your complextion and hair color. It "suits you well.


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« Reply #2 on: October 10, 2013 04:21:49 AM »

Another beautiful dress!
And it looks very flattering on you.
A perfect fabric and pattern choice.

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« Reply #3 on: October 10, 2013 06:23:11 AM »

I want to come see you in your beautiful country and sew dresses with you!!!

This is such a lovely dress...so classic and yet young and fresh!

Is there a zipper somewhere or does the fabric stretch? ha ha How do you get in it is my question...

I love that you combined your patterns...

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« Reply #4 on: October 10, 2013 06:24:32 AM »

You always make such pretty dresses, and they all suit you so well.  Great talent you have for this.

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« Reply #5 on: October 10, 2013 07:16:55 AM »

Oh wow! I love the fabric and I think you made the right choice in combining those two patterns to Frankenstein your own beautiful dress! Love love love it!
« Reply #6 on: October 10, 2013 07:17:24 AM »

Very nice!  It's a little retro, and I like that. 
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« Reply #7 on: October 10, 2013 08:52:12 AM »

I love this dress. The fabric you chose is gorgeous and the style is wonderful. Great job.

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« Reply #8 on: October 10, 2013 04:09:56 PM »

Gorgeous! I love the print

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« Reply #9 on: October 10, 2013 04:57:28 PM »

Oh my gosh this dress is so elegant!  A bunch of us are going to come and visit you and sew with you LOL...Start making room in your flat  Cheesy Cheesy

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