Apologies for blurry pictures! I snapped these in a rush just before I left the house for work today. My buttons arrived from Atlanta Thread and Supply so I got to sew on all 19 buttons last night. Today is the first time I am wearing a complete outfit sewn by me, YAY!
Since LauraLo asked, here is a picture of me wearing the burda coat 129 from December 2007 issue. For fun, I posed just like Laura poses when she puts up pictures on her blog :)
The 19 buttons went onto burda wof blouse 106 from January 2008 issue. Here is the fruit of my pattern-alteration labors: The back, especially in the shoulders, fits me. Big Yay.
And from the front: