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Freshly picked floral prints are springing up in this latest collection from burda style magazine’s March 2013 issue. Bright florals are bursting on dresses, skirts, jackets and more! The styles are in a 50s’ look – a fashionable homage to romance and womanliness.


This Halterneck Dress with its gathered bustier bodice and full, swinging bell skirt is reminiscent of film stars of the 50s’. And it’s still the perfect dream dress for today’s women who want to flaunt their femininity.


This Lace Shirt is just fabulous! The see-through cotton lace fabric alone is gorgeous. The style is so simple that even beginners can make it. We love it worn with this bright Floral Pencil Skirt. For everyday wear, this over-the-knee-length pencil skirt is perfect. It has a classic walking slit with under lap at the back.


Pure romance! This Floaty Dress with puff sleeves and gathering at the front is ideal for a date. It prettily shows a little cleavage and accents the waist. Simply lovely.


Lace from head to toe and still great for everyday wear! This Lace Cardigan has a V-neck, narrow sleeves and replaces a traditional knitted cardigan. Here it’s combined with a bra and skinny belt, so fashion-forward! It’s looks great paired with this lovely little Lace Skirt. This lace skirt uses the scalloped edge of the lace as the hem edge. It has a lining so it’s not see-through.


Here we have the Open Back Dress. Total femininity. Ankle-length dress with fitted bodice, layered skirt and short gathered sleeves. It’s respectably high cut at the front but the back plunges alluringly down to the waist.


This is the life! The Lace Jacket with floral pattern is just so sweet and even gives jeans a feminine, classy look. There is lovely gathering down the button band.


This is the Ribbon Dress. Flower designs don’t always have to be printed on fabric. Here they look fabulous woven into the fabric! And for an especially classy touch there’s a sewn-on petersham ribbon to give the dress some edge.


This classic Jacket is pepped up by the special boucle fabric with a woven-in flower pattern – and by the fringed edges and covered buttons. It looks so sharp worn with these Pencil Trousers. These narrow trousers of flowery gabardine don’t have a waistband. Darts on the front and the back fit them beautifully to the figure.

Happy Sewing!


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    Feb 26, 2013, 05.22 PMby vjw

    What a great collection! The hard part? – deciding which to make first!

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      Feb 26, 2013, 06.46 PMby RomRom

      I agree!!! Sweet AND chic. The gorgeous photos don’t make it easy to choose what to make first either. Just lovely :)

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    Feb 26, 2013, 01.16 PMby LBL1548

    This is one of the most fabulous collection ever seen!! Love ALL the outfits!!!

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    Feb 26, 2013, 10.25 AMby TartanRibbon

    These are all fab, there aren’t enough days in my week! Hope to at least one or two to my wardrobe;-)

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    Feb 26, 2013, 01.16 AMby BecStitches

    Love them all, they look great!

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    Feb 25, 2013, 11.11 PMby Redsonia

    The ribbon dress is my favorite.

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    Feb 25, 2013, 10.15 PMby Milena Bella

    LOVE. thanks!

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    Feb 25, 2013, 09.00 PMby lorelle

    Love them all.

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    Feb 25, 2013, 06.57 PMby alekat

    i was looking around for an open back dress pattern! i love it. absolutely beautiful!

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    Feb 25, 2013, 06.40 PMby abonalde

    LOVE the lace cardigans!

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      Feb 25, 2013, 06.43 PMby abonalde

      AND the skirts! Can’t wait to try them!

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    Feb 25, 2013, 06.08 PMby Trudy McGrath

    The dresses are dreamy…need to get those abs for the last outfit :P

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