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Pattern Reviews> Marfy> 9849 (Wrapped front-tie blouse)

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Reviewed by:Debra H
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Posted on:3/30/08 4:35 PM
Last Updated:3/30/08 4:35 PM
Review Rating: Helpful by 1 people    Very Helpful by 14 people   
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OP Gal said... (4/1/08 7:22 PM) Reply
Your persistence paid off. The blouse is beautiful--very dramatic. The color is gorgeous, too. I'm sure you were a knockout at your formal event. Your collar adjustment paid off, because the roll is just right.
LindsayT said... (3/31/08 12:12 PM) Reply
This is really gorgeous. Nice work!
Patti B said... (3/31/08 10:02 AM) Reply
Lovely blouse and a migraine all in one garment!
Debbie Cook said... (3/31/08 6:57 AM) Reply
Beautiful color! None of the troubles you had with this design show up in your finished blouse, which is a testament to your patience and skill.
JMarie1962 said... (3/31/08 1:37 AM) Reply
This is a gorgeous blouse, despite the issues with the pattern itself. You have more patience than I... but your blouse is proof that your persistence was well worth the trouble.
lmg said... (3/30/08 11:45 PM) Reply
It is a lovely blouse in a fantastic color. I loved that pattern when I saw it; but I thought it might be particularly difficult. But you perserved and made it work. Kudos for a beautiful blouse.
lilyofthevalley said... (3/30/08 11:33 PM) Reply
Very stunning blouse in an exquisite fabric. The design features are very distinctive and despite all the troubles, you've prevailed over a less than perfect pattern. The final look is just beautiful. -Lily
Lori V said... (3/30/08 10:28 PM) Reply
Very pretty blouse, love the color.
CarolynGM said... (3/30/08 9:46 PM) Reply
Congratulations on your perseverance in making it work. It would have been so sad to let that gorgeous fabric go to waste.
Robin Denning said... (3/30/08 9:14 PM) Reply
It sure is pretty. You would never know it was so difficult- you make it look easy. Beautiful work!!!
cmarie12 said... (3/30/08 8:21 PM) Reply
Beautiful color and wonderful work, as usual! :)
Peggy L said... (3/30/08 7:37 PM) Reply
Your patience paid off - it is lovely!
Athene said... (3/30/08 6:29 PM) Reply
Well all your patience and experience paid off - the blouse looks lovely.
hongkongshopper said... (3/30/08 5:48 PM) Reply
Lovely work and a very pretty colour!
Enid E said... (3/30/08 4:57 PM) Reply
Debra, I admire your patience with this blouse! But, it sure is lovely, I particularly like the cuffs, but can understand the need to shorten the ties.. Good review, as always..
Nancy K said... (3/30/08 4:43 PM) Reply
Even more reason not to try Marfy. I don't have your patience. You are to be commended for not ending up with a UFO! A beautiful blouse.
 
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