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tika1210

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2 July, 2015



24 June, 2015

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    tika1210 commented on the project Golden Linen Dress

    This is a beautiful dress and it looks fantastic on you. Well done!



20 June, 2015

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    tika1210 commented on the article The Wonders Of Sewing Linen

    One of the tricks for pressing linen (it’s the same for silk) is to put in a plastic bag in the freezer for a half hour or so before pressing. It gives a good sharp result particularly if you have …



16 June, 2015



9 June, 2015

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    tika1210 commented on the article Island Inspired: 11 New Patterns

    The problem with this as you observe is that without shoulders and a bust this style will fall off you. And the issue with a bust is that this look is not flattering as it makes your bust look bigg…



3 June, 2015



28 May, 2015



20 May, 2015

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    tika1210 commented on the project Hand-painted dress

    Beautiful I love your creativity. This looks fantastic on you.

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    tika1210 commented on the project Divine Divided Linen

    Beautiful classy garment and very well made. Congratulations you deserve to be proud.



17 May, 2015



8 May, 2015



5 May, 2015

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    tika1210 commented on the article Red Romance: 9 New Patterns

    See I don’t mind a ruffle because I think it is less about age and more about body shape and where the ruffles are placed. I like some of these but more importantly I think the styling is much impr…



1 May, 2015



27 April, 2015

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    tika1210 commented on the article Happy Hour: 8 New Patterns

    I like the blue dress, the others don’t appeal to me; that aside the pink satin blush looks like it needs a good press, and I am not sure about all that shiny. Just saying.



23 April, 2015

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    tika1210 commented on the article Hello Yellow: 7 Patterns

    I like this; while the pieces are conservative they could be made to work with good fabric choices and styling. I am not a fan of yellow but I am fan of a pared down look and this has good bones.



19 April, 2015

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    tika1210 commented on the article 1 Pattern 3 Different Ways!

    I like the last dress – I don’t love the grey but I do think the style would work well for a variety of body types.



16 April, 2015

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    tika1210 commented on the article Garden Party: 7 Neutral Patterns

    I like the overall mood of this collection and the trench is very good. I however do not like all the advertisements – horrible.



14 April, 2015

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    tika1210 commented on the article Back to Basics: 11 Vintage Patterns

    I bought this pattern bundle and while I didn’t love everything in it there are some very good pieces at least from my perspective. I have the suit half assembled as we are going into winter and I …



12 April, 2015

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    tika1210 commented on the article Full Skirts for the Win

    While it is pretty clear that the whole of Burda loves boxy including you I wonder if you have noticed that customer’s don’t always like it? This collection looks so much better than most posted b…



11 April, 2015



6 April, 2015

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    tika1210 commented on the article Clean & Sporty: 7 New Patterns

    The wrap dress looks good and I like the colours used in this post but as for the rest of it I don’t really like the shapes and I think that an elastic waistband is never flattering no matter your …



30 March, 2015



26 March, 2015

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    tika1210 commented on the article Special Effect (Plus Size): 6 New Patterns

    Oh dear not again with the Mumu, really do you think a plus size woman wants to wear any of these designs? I have seen Burda do so much better than this in the past. Even the fabric choices can’t s…



25 March, 2015

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    tika1210 commented on the article Near the Sea: 11 New Patterns

    So let me say that some of the fabrics used are beautiful but like so many of you who have already posted I don’t like this collection at all. I really don’t like the hemlines and in the case of th…



22 March, 2015



17 March, 2015



12 March, 2015

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    tika1210 commented on the article Good Team: 9 New Plus Size Patterns

    Hehehehe LOL the same thought ran through my head as I was working my way towards the comments. The coat aside I don’t really like this collection which is not helped by some of the fabric choices …

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