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Nothing is better than getting away on a yacht! This week we bring you a new pattern collection from burda style magazine’s April 2013 issue inspired by yachting dress. These designs are easy, breezy, and evoke an effortlessly chic style.

This is a lovely little Lace Dress made out of lace. It has attached ruffles at the hem and sleeves.

This short Tie Blouse is perfect for wearing over a bathing suit top, or you can simply wear it over a bra and pair with high-waisted shorts! It has a lovely collar and 3/4 length sleeves. We love it paired with this narrow silhouette Skirt that is reminiscent of one a jet-setter would wear in the sixties. It sits at natural waist and has waist pleats that give the skirt a nice tulip effect.

This Halter Dress lets your enjoy the summer, and feel beautiful! It allows you to dance or go shopping with ease thanks to the loop fastening at the back.

Pearls and jewels adorn the neckline of this slightly fitted shift Dress. It is so pretty made in bouclé and boasts a lovely shoulder line.

Wow them in these Shorts in lace and lined with crepe satin. They have deep pleats in the front and darts in the back.

The highlight of this deep blue Satin Dress are the drop shoulders and puckers at the neckline.

This airy Blouse has a lace back that gives off just the right amount of appeal. These Pencil Pants are a spring time essential! You can wear them anywhere and with anything. They are 7/8 length, so you can easily walk on the beach.

This is a floor-length summer Maxi-Dress with smocked waistline has a deep V-neckline and skirt with lining. What a beautiful dress this is! Wear it will all your favorite summer sandals and wedges, it also is flattering with its tie at the waist.

This loose Tunic has raglan sleeves and makes the perfect cover-up when yachting. It is decorated on the neck, sleeves and hem with wide cuffs.

This is one not to be missed! This close-fitting Dress of stretch lace and chiffon with ruffled, diagonally oriented longitudinal seam and asymmetrical neckline is perfect for all your spring outings.

Happy Sewing!


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    Apr 1, 2013, 08.30 PMby jennylovessewing

    great collection!

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    Mar 28, 2013, 02.26 PMby BeeZee

    These are all so lovely – now I want to go on vacation!

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    Mar 27, 2013, 06.57 PMby turtlegirl00

    i also want to make the maxi dress!

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    Mar 27, 2013, 06.55 PMby turtlegirl00

    I love the halter dress, the raglan sleeved tunic, the pearl dress, oh my!!! I am excited!!!

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    Mar 27, 2013, 06.21 PMby liliv-1

    I love the halter dress, the bouclé shift dress and the lace dress with the asymmetrical neckline.

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    Mar 27, 2013, 03.02 PMby Sharanjit

    I loved, the Satin and the Pearls and jewels shift Dress. The Shift dress is simple and elegant with a casual look

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    Mar 27, 2013, 11.37 AMby Oksana Starzhynska

    The Halter dress makes me buy the issue. It’s my favourite for all the times! I wish I could be younger to wear lace shorts but anyway I still can replace them with the Dress of stretch lace! Thank you for a nice issue which can be used for several seasons!

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    Mar 26, 2013, 09.28 PMby megneja

    Nice collection!

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    Mar 26, 2013, 08.54 PMby Lollyrosedragon

    Love the lace shorts and the boucle fabric.

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    Mar 26, 2013, 07.16 PMby kath4kids

    Love this collection!

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    Mar 26, 2013, 07.11 PMby annekindskywalker

    Very nice! I especially love the bouclé fabric from the pearl dress and pants… Been searching for this for ages! Can you order it online?

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    Mar 26, 2013, 06.24 PMby plethora

    Love the maxi dress and the shorts.

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    Mar 26, 2013, 05.58 PMby jvbermud

    I love the maxi dress. But could you please stop calling these “smocked”? The waistline is shirred, not smocked. Smocking consists of pleating your fabric, then hand stitching on top of the pleat. This shirring gives a look of a smocked garment without the embroidery stitches. Two completely different techniques.

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    Mar 26, 2013, 05.55 PMby slmnstyle

    Great collection! I see several pieces that I would like to sew.

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    Mar 26, 2013, 05.32 PMby Shiree Dyson

    Beautiful collection. Well done!

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    Mar 26, 2013, 05.19 PMby Lori Gorman

    LOVE these!!! All of them! Totally my style! Thank you!!! Swimsuits would be GREAT too, please!

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    Mar 26, 2013, 05.09 PMby lynday

    Love the collections…different types of fabrics can be used for a summer line then change to a heavier fabric for a fall line BUT…do not like the pants

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    Mar 26, 2013, 05.05 PMby Gurda8

    Love the maxi dress and the tie front blouse.

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    Mar 26, 2013, 05.02 PMby citymove

    Unfortunately, I really don’t like this collection. I find that many of the styles here don’t flatter a pear shape body. :(

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    Mar 26, 2013, 04.59 PMby Brenda Verastique

    I absolutely love all of the new fresh and new styles. I have no complaints on any of these pieces, they are all beautiful and I can’t wait to start working on them.

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    Mar 26, 2013, 11.34 AMby Maria Sanchez

    nice collection!

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    Mar 26, 2013, 09.36 AMby RomRom

    I’m just looking forward to a new line of swimsuits ;) They’re much harder to find – hint hint…But will be making some of these.

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      Mar 26, 2013, 05.03 PMby Gurda8

      I agree. Swimsuits! Swimsuits!

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    Mar 26, 2013, 04.58 AMby nouvellegamine

    Summer clothes aren’t usually my thing, but I really like the jewel necked shift dress. I esp like the different dart placement.

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