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Posted on:6/8/14 5:46 PM
Project Photo:Grainline Studio: 31002 by KG2

Grainline Studio: 31002 by KG2  Grainline Studio: 31002 by KG2  
Pattern Photo:Grainline Studio 31002
Grainline Studio Pattern Info
Pattern Rating:Highly Recommend
Review Rating: Helpful by 2 people    Very Helpful by 2 people   
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Fabric:Linen Blend  [See other projects in this fabric]
Pattern Description: A woven t-shirt with capped sleeves and scoop neck. Fitted at the shoulders, this top falls into a loose shape below the bust. Techniques involved include straight seams, bias binding, setting sleeves and basic hemming

Pattern Sizing:
Sized from 0 to 18. I wear a RTW 12, I cut a 12

Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Not really, I was using this pattern as a base to knock off a top I saw in NorthStyle catalog.

Were the instructions easy to follow? Did not need them.

What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern? this is a great pattern. Great base pattern easy to alter to make different looks.

Fabric Used: A linen blend from JoAnns

Pattern alterations or any design changes you made: I saw a top in the NorthStyle catalog that I liked, this was my version of it. So I changed the neckline to be a V, and drafted collars to mimic the inspiration top. Inspiration top
I was not sure how the back looked on the inspiration top, so I cut the back in two sections, and set a pleat in center back of lower section. I love the movement it gives the top.

Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others? Many times, so easy to alter, and make look original.

Conclusion: I love this pattern.
My version
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Moonthistle57 said...
Very nice! I love this pattern too!
6/8/14 6:13 PM
BlueSkysAhead said...
Great top.
6/8/14 8:33 PM
anae said...
really cute top.
6/8/14 9:09 PM
marymary86 said...
I think your version is even better. It's amazing you can do that!
6/8/14 9:14 PM
shirleyyoujest said...
Absolutely stunning! I love black and white tops. You completely enhanced the pattern.
6/9/14 2:47 AM
Danvillegirl said...
Nice job, looks very much like the inspiration top!
6/9/14 5:01 AM
liliv said...
I love this collar, very very cute top!
6/9/14 6:45 AM
Rhoda K said...
Love your version - great job!
6/9/14 8:07 AM
margy.64 said...
Love your changes to this pattern. Looks great on you.
6/9/14 8:26 AM
KarlaB said...
Beautiful work changing the pattern up to your version! Great job!
6/9/14 12:27 PM
Lanna said...
I think you nailed it ! beautiful job !
6/10/14 10:22 PM
Danmar said...
This is really a nice top! Your changes are awesome!
7/12/14 8:52 AM
vsilveri said...
I love this!
7/23/14 9:55 AM
 
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