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Posted on:11/1/05 11:17 PM

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Danvillegirl said... (11/3/05 4:12 AM) Reply
Like Stacy I have not gotten too much into ponchos. However seeing yours opens my mind to potential other fabric choices similar to yours that would be great. Also I was not aware of fusible or iron on hem tapes that is great. Perhaps I need to spend more time in notions and other areas of fabric stores besides the pattern and fabric section. Very helpful review.
hongkongshopper said... (11/2/05 11:14 PM) Reply
luvzdogz said... (11/2/05 9:26 PM) Reply
Looks like a million bucks! Just goes to show you that you can get lots of mileage ouf of a simple, basic pattern created out of an expensive fabric. Great job.
mClones said... (11/2/05 8:09 PM) Reply
When I saw "poncho", I wasn't even going to read the review. BUT, wow! That is some poncho -- elegant, sophisticated. What a knockout. And thanks for the instructions too.
Debra H said... (11/2/05 7:59 PM) Reply
In response to Carrie's question, I am not talking about fusible web, I am talking about the colored iron-on hemming tape that is in the notions aisle with rick-rack, bias tape and lacey hem tape. Some of these are NOT fusible, so be sure you get a color that's listed as IRON-ON
JDpenelope said... (11/2/05 4:49 PM) Reply
Great upscale poncho! Is this your own invention? Very nice indeed.
CarrieA said... (11/2/05 11:41 AM) Reply
Hi Debra, Great instructions for your beautiful poncho. When you say fusible hem tape, are you talking about a product like Steam-a-seam?
Stacy Sews said... (11/2/05 7:29 AM) Reply
I'm usually not much for ponchos, but I really like your version. Really pretty. Great instructions, thanks!
Lori Sews said... (11/2/05 7:23 AM) Reply
Debra, you always seem to produce beautiful garments. This poncho is gorgeous.
2BSewing said... (11/2/05 4:31 AM) Reply
Wow. Fabric is beautiful...your poncho is beautiful. Great idea of using the Teflon pressing sheet. Thanks for the instructions.
sew obsessed said... (11/1/05 11:42 PM) Reply
Very nice. Great directions. Thanks for your review.
Mary Stiefer said... (11/1/05 11:39 PM) Reply
That fabric is fabulous and this has a very upscale look.
CatherineN said... (11/1/05 11:29 PM) Reply
This is very pretty, a gorgeous fabric falling in graceful folds. Good instructions to copy it.
Cathy Loves Fabric said... (11/1/05 11:28 PM) Reply
Beautiful, just beautiful.
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