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Date: 8/30/13 10:24 PM

I have just traced Ottobre 02-2013-3 which is the pattern for 'Buttondown' sleeveless blouse. One piece (the armhole facing) is marked with an asterix * in the pattern pieces list. For the life of me, I can find no reference to it in the magazine. I am guessing it might mean includes seam allowances. Has anyone else come across this??

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Date: 8/30/13 10:43 PM

Sue,

The fine print of the * is hidden in the "cutting" heading. Would have been easier to find had they made it a separate paragraph. The armhole facing includes seam allowances and is to be cut on the bias

Nice top for summer. What fabric are you making it from?

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Date: 8/30/13 10:54 PM

Thank you!! Lucky it is not snake country!

I read all the instructions over and over and would never have seen the * in the middle of the paragraph!!

I actually have two pieces of fabric I want to use for this top - a blue swiss dot voile bought from a designer's scrap sale (Tenghdahl) and a piece of ivory woven bamboo with a texture in the weave. The first picture at the top of this page. bamboo fabric pic

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Date: 8/31/13 5:43 PM

Don't mention snakes. I disturbed a huge brown snake while weeding (down on my hands and knees) - pulled up the clump of grass it was sleeping on - luckily it took of in the other direction. It was SO FAST!!!! I'm still jumping at shadows

Love your choice of fabrics - perfect. I like the weave on the bamboo. Please post a picture when your finished. I'd love to see the finished shirts.

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Date: 9/1/13 6:28 AM

The bamboo shirt version is going to be part of the mini wardrobe contest, so will get reviewed at least (even if I don't get through all pieces as I plan to make it first up). I have muslined the shirt and the only change at this stage is to shorten it as it much longer than it appears. I look forward to following your entry too!

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