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Posted on:6/3/12 2:21 PM
Last Updated:6/3/12 2:25 PM
Review Rating: Very Helpful by 8 people   
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ak21 said... (4/9/13 7:23 AM) Reply
beautiful..thank you for taking the time to review this so thoroughly.
QueenZ said... (9/1/12 10:14 AM) Reply
You nailed it!!!
norie creates said... (6/5/12 11:39 PM) Reply
This is stunning! I love your fabric choice too.
Michele Lommasson said... (6/4/12 7:39 PM) Reply
Lovely! I like your treatment of the underarm seam. I just bought this pattern; I've had my eye on it for some time. I might be wrong, but it looked like it was close to being discontinued
JPForster said... (6/4/12 8:45 AM) Reply
Love the top - and the fabric is just beautiful!
GoodbyeValntino said... (6/4/12 7:29 AM) Reply
Your top is just beautiful! Thank you so much for the great review.
cleverkitty said... (6/4/12 7:20 AM) Reply
RadarRadiance is right you can wear a paper bag and look great!!! You did a meticulous job sewing this top. I love the hammered silk fabric. Very Good review explaining everything and....your rolled hem is beautifully done, I love that feature on the serger. Gorgeous... the top and you :)
ted golden said... (6/4/12 1:41 AM) Reply
a beautiful job!!
Mahler said... (6/3/12 11:12 PM) Reply
Super top ! Your version look version professional thought their instruction was more on the "home made". Nice combination of fabric and pattern... with the advantage of reducing the collection at home ;-) The bias hem is so perfect. Tu es belle comme un coeur !
Barbara V said... (6/3/12 10:28 PM) Reply
It's gorgeous! Love the bias cut and style. Thanks for the tips especially zigzagging over the elastic thread for edge gathering....very clever!
Maree P said... (6/3/12 10:02 PM) Reply
Simply stunning. You and your top belong in a high end photo shoot. Your sewing is impeccable. Thank you for your considered review.
TJSEWS said... (6/3/12 5:02 PM) Reply
The top is gorgeous on you. (But everything you make is gorgeous on you!) I have this pattern in my stash and am more inclined to make it after seeing how elegant and beautiful yours is. If I do decide to make it, I will most definitely refer to your very helpful review again. Thanks!
AnneMarie60 said... (6/3/12 4:11 PM) Reply
Lovely top! Excellent, detailed review.
SewWil said... (6/3/12 4:07 PM) Reply
Super cute top!
RadarRadiance said... (6/3/12 3:55 PM) Reply
Adorable on you, I think you could wear a paper bag and still look fabulous! haha.... Your top is stunning in the silk.
Lisa p said... (6/3/12 3:11 PM) Reply
Wow I love this top. Your version is gorgeous as is your fabric. Thank you for the very informative review.
PattyE said... (6/3/12 3:06 PM) Reply
Ok...I love this. I've seen this pattern so many times and passed over it. Your fabric is stunning and the sandwashed silk will look fab too.
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