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Posted on:7/12/11 8:13 AM

Review Rating: Helpful by 1 people    Very Helpful by 4 people   
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Christas said...
How CUTE!!! This top looks terrific on you, much better than the pattern envelope!
8/18/11 11:15 PM
Elke said...
Lovely top!
7/17/11 11:18 PM
Obrooks770 said...
Great top, I love the fabric!! It looks great on you. You look great in everything.
7/14/11 7:16 PM
Amanda S. said...
Wow! The envelope picture of this pattern has never tempted me in the slightest. Who knew it could look so cute and stylish?! Adding to my list...
7/13/11 1:12 PM
craftylady66 said...
7/13/11 10:46 AM
Woolygal said...
7/13/11 6:21 AM
VirginiasDghter said...
Thanks to ALL for such encouraging comments! Heatherrique - Good question! What's interesting is that, in my opinion, the drawing of view D has the elastic more at the waistline but looking at the model wearing view D, the elastic appears to be directly under the bustline. Since my preference was to have the elastic at the waist, I did a quick try on and marked where I wanted the elastic to lay and insterted it accordingly. Thanks for asking! Hope this helps!
7/12/11 5:38 PM
Heatherrique said...
Wow! Your top looks fierce and fabulous! Quick question: Did you elasticize the waist? I like the fit that you achieved.
7/12/11 4:27 PM
Byrdie said...
Great top. I wouldn't have given the pattern another look but I might after reading your review! Love the print you used!
7/12/11 2:19 PM
cleverkitty said...
I agree with nicegirl, this was a surprise how you totally made the look so fashionable with your choice of fabric and combining the views. I want to make this if it looks as good as yours...
7/12/11 2:16 PM
sewbehind said...
The fabric is what makes this look sophisticated. Looks good on you!
7/12/11 11:33 AM
cmarie12 said...
This is a really cute top! Love the fabric choice!
7/12/11 10:45 AM
mesewlot said...
I love this top, the fabric, and how you've accessorized's great! It's a plus that it's super quick and easy!
7/12/11 10:20 AM
SewWil said...
Very cute top!!! Great look on you. Thanks for reviewing this pattern. I've had it for a while but completely forgot about it. I'm going to dig it out right now.
7/12/11 10:19 AM
Bonnie123 said...
I have been looking at this pattern for so long. I love the top and the print. Nice job!
7/12/11 10:11 AM
Scheryka said...
7/12/11 10:05 AM
nicegirl said...
That came out fabulous! The envelope makes it look like it could be costumey (the late 70s "Carmen" blouses that were all the rage) but this is totally modern and on trend. Lovely!
7/12/11 9:47 AM
marec said...
That is a cute blouse, and the print is wonderful. I like the ruffle and the elastic on the sleeves.
7/12/11 9:44 AM
JanieBee said...
Really cute and stylish! Great fit!
7/12/11 8:44 AM
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