Well, last month I did a lot of sewing. I made a Burda dress for a friend. I have to say I didn't like the pattern. It was for a school chorus/dance team so it looks like a square dancing dress. The instructions were awful. The measurements on the pattern did not equal what they said they were. I staystitched the v-neck and when I went to put on the facing it was 4 inches too short. I had to start over on the bodice. Let me tell you I was not a happy camper!
Then around the 15th of Sep I started sewing for my friends daughter for her bridesmaids. The pattern was Butterick B5457. Above is a pic of the girls in their dresses. I made 5 of them. I didn't care for the pattern. It wasn't so difficult to put together, however, when you put the inner lining to the bodice, it wasnt wide enough. I didn't have enough fabric to remake it so I had to split it at the bottom of the seams in the princess line and spread it about 1/2 inch on each seam. I made 1 size 12 and shortened the waist 1inch. The rest were size 14. I had