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Links for Burda Exclusive schnitte

On Laura's blog she shows a special Burda magazine. I tried to post a few links I found in the comments there, but that does not work. Therefor these two links here:

Burda Exclusive Schnitte

This information tells it is available (in Germany I guess) from September 7.

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  1. Interesting! I like that they are offering some 'designer' pieces.

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  2. I had no idea! Ok. German intern is calling mom and dad and getting this magazine sent to me.

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  3. ooh cool. Haven't seen it yet :) but I might take a closer look once I stumble upon it :)
    BTW it is a box with a collection of patterns in it :) if it is like the last 3 issues

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