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Thursday, 26 July 2012

New Vogues!

I enjoy seeing what people are picking from the just released Fall Vogue patterns so here is what I plan to order in the next sale.  (I just missed the latest deadline by a couple of hours - never mind there will be another soon and it's not like I have no other patterns to sew).  I also picked up my August Burda and apart from the pyjama-y section I think it's a great issue.

I have been sewing and have a top and 2 dresses to blog, just waiting for the weather to brighten up a bit so I can get some half decent photos.  Hong Kong got hit by a big typhoon this week and it hasn't stopped raining since.

Anyway....

1316 Rebecca Taylor colourblock dress
I know making this will drive me nuts!


1321 Donna Karan coat.  
I really don't need another coat, but then I probably don't need any more dresses either and it doesn't stop me making them.



1324 Donna Karan blouse & skirt
This is my favourite.



8825 Knit dress





8827 Wrap dress, for wovens & with a draped neckline (also options for pleat neckline or half & half)





8831 Cowl neck raglan sleeve knit tops (also option for long sleeves and hi-lo hem)




16 comments:

  1. I've put the 8827 Wrap dress and the colour block dress on my BVM wishlist.

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  2. I love the colour block one...I am new to dressmaking but that is definitely on my to do list!

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  3. Poor old HK, sure got a bucketing (as Aussies would say). Glad I wasn't there shopping, would have been most inconvenient! I like your choices of the new Vogues. They have some nice design lines.

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  4. I was looking at them when I realized they were on sale, so I got a few, but left the more fall/winter ones for the next sale. I have your favorites on my list too!

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  5. I love your choices! Can't wait to see them sewn up. You are the speed queen :)

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  6. You've displayed some great looks.

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  7. Hi Allision, glad to hear you made it through the typhoon. Katharine in Brussels (not my husband, in case he's the one signed in)

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  8. Love the Donna Karan coat. Will put that on my list too!

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  9. Oooh. I like that color blocked dress. I couldn't figure out what it looked like from the model photo, the line drawing is enticing!

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  10. Nice selections Allison :)

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  11. Love your selections, and I can't wait to see what you make! I'm also interested in the wrap dress - I actually like the longer length on that one.

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  12. I don't hate this offering but I'm not head over heels the way that some other sewists are. I found 4 patterns that I wanted and purchased them in time for the sale. I'm sure that I will see others made up and purchase them in future sales. Can't wait for you to make a few of these up. You always have an interesting take on these.

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  13. I want that 1st dress so bad, but I have to practice remaining clam first, cause it will drive me mad too!

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  14. Ha, I think you and me and the entire sewing blogosphere fell in love with the colorblock dress. Looking forward to seeing what everyone makes. Looks like it has 5,000 pieces, though.

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  15. 1324 is my favorite too! They came out with some really great patterns this season.

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  16. I think I chose all the same patterns from the new vogue line up. Looking forward to what you do with them!

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