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Posted on:10/14/10 1:51 AM
Last Updated:10/14/10 9:32 PM
Pattern Size:Plus-Sized 


Review Rating: Very Helpful by 15 people   
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CarrieSwim said...
That shirt is lovely. It looks fantastic on you, great fit.
10/16/10 1:51 PM
Terri A said...
Pretty top and really great fabric and print!
10/15/10 2:03 PM
christinawo said...
Your top looks beautiful. Thanks for the review!
10/15/10 8:49 AM
mendospot said...
very attractive on you.
10/15/10 6:34 AM
iSewQuiltArt said...
Its funny, the pattern hasn't been altered at all, so if the fit is good it is because my measurements closely match the pattern measurements (except not the waist, which is thick), and I'd say that Khaliah Ali's sizing is accurate. Some patterns have garments turn out all over the place I find, to the measurements they state will fit... but so far Khaliah has yet to guide me wrong. Also, the fit could be because the fabric has the correct stretch factor to the pattern recommendation scale, my bust is larger than B cup but because of the fabric I think it stretches to accommodate my one cup larger size- and lets remember here we are dealing with a plus size pattern. If anything it feels a little larger under the bust but is nice to have some ease in there.
10/15/10 5:23 AM
Skye said...
very nice top and good fit
10/15/10 1:41 AM
sewing for fun said...
Beautiful top, excellent fabric choice and print placement and perfect fit!
10/14/10 11:42 PM
Sharonspils said...
Beautiful top and glad you are having so much fun with your new CS machine.
10/14/10 9:36 PM
Christas said...
Very nice top!
10/14/10 4:48 PM
lynne1nor said...
That is a cute top! Love the fabric
10/14/10 12:30 PM
Kayseri said...
Lovely looking top
10/14/10 4:22 AM
iSewQuiltArt said...
You are all so kind! Its nice to see what others think of my garments :)
10/14/10 3:24 AM
Sarsez said...
Nice colours and nice top! I can feel the CS love from here! Thorough review too.
10/14/10 3:22 AM
QuiltSewSewSue said...
The fabric is lovely and the top fits beautifully!
10/14/10 3:09 AM
julie w said...
Lovely top, love the fit and the fabric, great review.
10/14/10 2:23 AM
iSewQuiltArt said...
Oh Belinda, I am having soooo much fun, thanks to your urging me to try the ITY and to ditch the cranky coverstitch feature of my old overlocker! Thankyou very much- and your new cotton blouse looks fantastic on your blog!
10/14/10 2:13 AM
Sew4Fun said...
Nice top QQ. Nice to see you testing so many new things, eg. CS machine and an ITY knit.
10/14/10 2:10 AM
iSewQuiltArt said...
Thanks homejewel! I love your avatar, lovely photo
10/14/10 2:05 AM
homejewel said...
What a great top with nice fit. I love the fabric choice.
10/14/10 2:01 AM
 
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