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« on: June 03, 2014 03:26:32 AM »

Hi, this is model 107 from burda 11/2007. I had used many times the skirt of this pattern but this time was the first to use the bodice, which is interesting due to the unusual bust darts. I added an XXL drapped bow using the instructions found in the 10/2013 burda issue. I think the result is cute and I hope it is not very childish for my age:) I plan to wear the dress with the bow a couple of times and then remove it and replace it with a black necklace as shown at the pictures. What do you think?









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« Reply #1 on: June 03, 2014 06:03:01 AM »

I don't think bows and ruffles are childish on a woman if it is done tastefully...this dress is versatile and fun...I like the playfulness of the bow and the sophistication of it plain with the black necklace.

I like the interest of the dart in the center of the bodice...I have not seen that in some time.

Another beautiful dress!
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« Reply #2 on: June 03, 2014 07:46:03 AM »

You made another beautiful dress!
To be honest, I don't like the bow. But that is just my personal taste.
I like it better with the plain neckline and the black necklace.
Great job!
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« Reply #3 on: June 03, 2014 10:57:53 AM »

Thanks alwaysinmyroom, I always love your comments Wink BeaG thanks to you too, I appreciate your honest opinion and I basically agree, I prefer it with the black necklace Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: June 03, 2014 01:03:52 PM »

Lovely dress, really suits you.  The bow is a fun addition & I like the black necklace version too.

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« Reply #5 on: June 03, 2014 01:27:12 PM »

Thank you very much Trekky Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: June 05, 2014 07:21:38 PM »

Love it Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: June 06, 2014 04:40:43 AM »

It's a really cute dress, I like both versions.


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« Reply #8 on: June 06, 2014 01:14:39 PM »

Thanks Hollie Hobbie and kjlutz  Smiley
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