I have been eyeing this Burda Style pattern
But I’m having issues finding fabric for it. They recommend using fulled loden, which I have found almost impossible to find, let alone find it in the cool mustard color they used. I did finally find some on a UK site but they wanted an obscene price to ship to the US. I was thinking of using boiled wool instead, but I don’t have very much experience working with wool so I need some advice. Also, the coat is unlined so I’m a bit concerned about ending up with scratchy itchy fabric.
Oh Burda Style, why do you show me these fabrics without any information of where to buy them?
If you get the dress to fit properly (you’ll have to make a few toiles) you can just in…
For sewing knit fabric on a sewing machine you can use:
a stretch stitch (see your manu…
thank you for your comment.
The next day I went to sewing class. And it worked out f…
maybe you could look online =)
It's time to enter for our grand prize, an EX100 machine PLUS a trip to Nashville!
Pattern of the Week
A body skimming shift goes mod with graphic stripes and square neckline!
Three videos, a web seminar, and five patterns help you master stretchy stitching.
Try out menswear inspired wardrobe staples, like unconventional jackets and high waisted pants.
Find full size patterns for these, and other gorgeous styles in the spring issue!
You must allow our "request for permission" request to login to Burdastyle with Facebook.