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BurdaStyle Magazine: 04-2009-112 thumbsup - Type:Tops    printable version
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Renren said...
This is one of those tops that manages to look casual and elegant at the same time. Very nice and congrats on your first BWOF. Sewing half a dozen more of these beauties sounds like a great plan!
9/5/09 7:59 AM
kimmielovesparis said...
What a lovely top!
9/5/09 8:31 AM
Rebecca D said...
Renren nailed it - elegant, easy all at the same time. Great marrying of fabric and pattern.
9/5/09 9:36 AM
EleanorSews said...
Beautiful top and especially your addition of the hip band and neck band. And yes, several in white will be truly useful in any wardrobe.
9/5/09 11:13 AM
sew2little said...
Beautifully classic!
9/5/09 11:41 AM
sheels55 said...
Thanks for the review - I am hoping to use this as one of my tops in the wardrobe contest - very helpful :-)
9/5/09 2:50 PM
Nancy K said...
You don't like how they tell you to add 1.5 cm even in a knit? Wait, my favorite is they tell you to add a sas to the neck on a bound edge, and then they have you cut it off. Regardless, this is great on you and I love the neckline and sleeve bands.
9/5/09 4:11 PM
FreyaStark said...
A stylish and distinctive top.
9/5/09 6:21 PM
pammieh said...
Beautiful detail - great job!
9/6/09 1:36 PM
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