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Posted on:7/1/13 10:24 AM


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SueT said... (7/1/13 5:36 PM) Reply
Based on Carolyn's advice, I'll try taking off the sleeves and just adding a binding to the armhole. I hadn't appreciated how much that might help the fit. The drape in front is nice (looks better than the other straight-grain top I made from the same fabric). I can wear it under cardi or jacket.
Sew Whatever said... (7/1/13 11:35 AM) Reply
maybe take the sleeves off by what Carolyn says? then you'd redeem the sewing time at least.
carolynw said... (7/1/13 11:30 AM) Reply
Beautiful top and although I am sorry you had afitting issue with the sleeves it also vindicates me - I love this pattern with no sleeves - put the sleeve in and presto - big fitting issue with tight feeling across the back shoulders. Though it was just me but if it happens to you Sue then now I don't feel so bad
 
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