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Burda Easy Reimagined

  I am guilty of buying Burda magazines and storing them away to often never make the patterns that so inspired me when I bought them.  This was nearly the fate of 02/2020 Burda Easy magazine until my latest fabric from arrived.   This lovely heavy boiled wool was gifted to me as part of Minerva's ambassador program.  Minerva kindly donated this fabric in exchange for a blog post.  When it arrived I had grand plans for a long fairly formal coat and this fabric would have looked fabulous in it but I knew that it would not see much wear due to my current casual lifestyle.  I am all about making what I actually wear so this plan was shelved. After much agonizing and overthinking the situation I decided to make a hoodie type jacket that could be used for walking and an alternative to my much worn puffer jacket. I found in my pattern stash Burda Easy 02/2020 and the hoodie sweatshirt pattern in this issue was the perfect choice to adapt to what I had in mind. Because boiled

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