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« on: May 28, 2014 04:15:17 AM »

This is model 120 from burda issue 07-2010. Burda instructions called for chiffon but I used jersey instead this resulted in bulky seams because of the gathers but I like very much the dress. This pattern is just adorable and I think this dress is  my new favorite!!















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« Reply #1 on: May 28, 2014 06:03:07 AM »

It is probably more comfortable in jersey!  I think it is very flattering...I love the gathers...

thank you also for showing off your lovely countryside pictures....it makes the dress and you even more lovely!
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« Reply #2 on: May 28, 2014 07:52:41 AM »

That's another beautiful dress!
I too think it's better in jersey.
And your shoes and necklace match it very well.
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« Reply #3 on: May 28, 2014 08:22:59 AM »

When I started sewing, this issue of Burda was one of the first I bought and this model was one of the first I tried out. In chiffon. You can imagine it was a disaster Cheesy

Your jersey version looks great! Does it even need a zipper?
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« Reply #4 on: May 28, 2014 10:57:35 AM »

You and your dress are beauties  Smiley
I never sewed chiffon before, the word itself makers it sound horrible to sew Wink

Your choice for jersey is a very good one!! I love it!!
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« Reply #5 on: May 28, 2014 11:12:37 AM »

I love this dress. Great color.
I miss picking up burda magazine. Do you know if they have this pattern online?
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« Reply #6 on: May 28, 2014 11:15:30 AM »

Another stunning dress you've made!
You are so super talented Smiley

It's a gorgeous pattern that looks great in jersey.
Love the bodice pattern, it's very flattering.
Hopefully it's a pleasure to wear, too!
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« Reply #7 on: May 28, 2014 01:02:05 PM »

Thank you very much ladies, the dress is very comfy in jersey and it doesn't need zipper.
p.kok I've been sewing for 25 years and still I have neven worked with chiffon Cheesy
LA-Fairy the pattern isn't available on line Sad the only way is to buy the burda issue 07-2010
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« Reply #8 on: May 29, 2014 11:06:07 AM »

I adore both the model and the colour of that dress! Nicely paired with that necklace and those shoes as well Smiley
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Thanks mrraawwr Smiley
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