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This plus size collection from the June issue of BurdaStyle magazine has us dreaming of a safari in the serengeti. You will find dramatic sleeves on a dress and blouse, light summer coats and cardigans as well as a beautiful layered maxi dress.

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This dress features a wrap look with ruffled seams on the sleeves and on shoulder yokes. You will love the flattering fit of this flowing dress!


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This tunic features dramatic draping sleeves, a simple waistband and a skirt-like bottom-half. Comfortable and easy to wear!


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This maxi dress features a smocked waistline, a v-neckline and thick straps with detailing on the shoulder. This dress also has layers at the bottoms, which add beautiful character to a basic maxi dress!


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This light open coat features a single ribbon closure at the bust-line, a small collar and reverse scallop detailing at the hemline and sleeves. Perfect for chilly evenings!


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This ankle-length cardigan is meant for warmer months with it’s open knit fabric and open composition. Throw over jeans and a tank for a dramatic and easy look!


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These culottes have a wrap front, pockets and two button closure at the side. Wear with wedge heels and a tucked in top!


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This tunic-style blouse features small wrinkles at the neckline that give it a nice flow and raglan sleeves. Pair with leggings for a comfortable and chic look!


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This satin blouse has pleats at the neckline and raglan sleeves. An easy blouse to pair with pants or a skirt!

Happy Sewing!

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    Dec 1, 2016, 10.47 AMby Louise Renton

    Not suitable for Africa – fabrics too hot and excess fabric on a plus size will be awful…..ever worn georgette in 38 degrees C? (100F) – its like wearing a garbage bag. Black? Srsly?

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    Jan 15, 2016, 05.11 AMby shela

    Love the cardigan, the rest is a lost cause.

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    Jun 1, 2015, 08.36 AMby hamletta

    So cute. So inappropriate for the American South.

    Me, I love that Mrs Roper realness. It’s hot and humid, and I want big floofy dresses made of cotton and linen.

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    May 29, 2015, 09.11 PMby cascadia

    One question – why do all the plus sizes only go up to a 52 instead of a 60, which is the largest size you have on your sizing sheet. Many of us still have to size up beyond a 52 in order for any of these to fit. It would be nice to not have to do that.

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      May 30, 2015, 08.32 PMby Friskysquirt

      I’ve wondered that myself Cascadia. It’s a real shame they do stop at 52 :(

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    May 29, 2015, 09.09 PMby cascadia

    Not sure how I feel about the whole gathered sleeve thing. I can see how it might work in some fabrics, but it just looks too over-the-top for me. But I like everything else. I don’t know if it’s stuff I’d wear, but I like the style. I really like the long cardigan. Very reminiscent of Middle Eastern coats and dresses. You could use some gorgeous middle-eastern fabrics and beautiful trims on it and really make it a showpiece.

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    May 29, 2015, 03.02 AMby MojoHollz

    I love these fabric choices, I think the gathered sleeve dress/blouse is really interesting, and I rather enjoy this collection as a whole. Most of all I have to say the model is absolutely gorgeous and I hope that you use her again for future collections :)

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    May 29, 2015, 01.34 AMby nrobson

    These are gorgeous styles; seventies sort of shapes, & great safari looks all round :P

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    May 28, 2015, 07.10 PMby tika1210

    Oh dear the dramatic draping sleeve is a thing of ugly wonder – not my favourite by any means. As to the rest yeah-nah I pass. The model however is very beautiful.

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    May 28, 2015, 05.21 PMby Friskysquirt

    Well, I really like the model. But nothing here I fancy. Oh well.

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    May 28, 2015, 03.59 PMby jailbirdjubie

    Ugh… not liking this collection. These pieces seem to want to say “hide your body” and those garbage-bag arms on that dress and tunic? Do you offer crazy features on your regular-sized clothes too? With the exception of the sleeveless sun dress, everything in the collection looks like a tent meant to hide a woman’s curves.

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    May 28, 2015, 03.56 PMby nouvellegamine

    These are beautiful, especially the gathered sleeves and scalloped hem coat. Even the culottes are cute & I’m not usually a fan. Most of these I can find analogues for in the standard sizes, but any chance of re-releasing the gathered sleeve dress?

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    May 28, 2015, 02.22 PMby jeanne66

    This new collection is very interesting. I will make the dress for my sister !

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