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Pattern Reviews> McCall's> 2094 (8 looks shirt)

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Reviewed by:Lhan
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Posted on:1/5/07 7:25 AM
Last Updated:1/5/07 7:25 AM
Review Rating: Helpful by 12 people    Very Helpful by 22 people   
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FreyaStark said... (3/28/12 11:23 AM) Reply
A really nice blouse, and a perfect fit. My own experience with this pattern was not completely happy but maybe I should have another go at it - I know more about fitting now than when I made it, and yours looks so good that it reminds me what a great pattern it obviously is.
amyL said... (12/22/08 7:39 PM) Reply
Lhsn, what a pretty blouse. You have inspired me to consider this pattern for the summer. I also read your bio. We sound a lot alike in terms of our abilities but the desire is there. Isn't this a great web-site for inspiration? Amy
textilogist said... (12/11/07 4:58 AM) Reply
The results of the finished object look great
hatgeek said... (10/22/07 4:39 PM) Reply
Photos help a lot, looks great!
Mufffet said... (3/14/07 1:33 PM) Reply
I don't know how I missed this review! Thanks for a great review of this pattern. I used this for the Making a Muslin Class with Shannon here on PR last year. It does make a lovely blouse I have to raise the armholes more and then take it in a bit as well, after doing an FBA. I am short, so I had to alter the length between shoulder and bust also. When I finally make a blouse I will review this, my muslin turned out well. This is such a nice and classic pattern!
LiZ said... (2/9/07 3:13 PM) Reply
Linda , your shirt looks very good on you, I am sure you will be making more from this pattern.
KiwiWendy said... (2/8/07 8:35 PM) Reply
a lovely basic pattern that looks good on you!
spudd said... (1/29/07 3:40 PM) Reply
Very nice
GailF said... (1/15/07 9:37 PM) Reply
Very nice, Lhan. It's a very flattering cut and you've done a lovely job.
CAgirl said... (1/6/07 7:15 PM) Reply
This caught my eye as it is the same pattern Marta Alto of Palmer/Pletsch uses for demonstration purposes in her fitting video! Yours looks just as nice!
Re Becca said... (1/6/07 11:28 AM) Reply
WOW, yours looks so much better than the pattern cover!
ryan's mom said... (1/6/07 7:55 AM) Reply
So flattering and a great style!
blue mooney said... (1/6/07 7:49 AM) Reply
Nice classy shirt - and it fits you very well. Congratulations!
Danvillegirl said... (1/6/07 7:04 AM) Reply
Lovely fabric and very nice fitting blouse
PixieCat said... (1/6/07 5:58 AM) Reply
Gorgeous blouse!
jlg said... (1/6/07 5:43 AM) Reply
Very professionally done. Beautiful blouse.
gaby said... (1/5/07 9:21 PM) Reply
Wow, very ready-to-wear looking! Looks professional =) It looks great on you.
Tiner W said... (1/5/07 7:13 PM) Reply
VickiLynn said... (1/5/07 6:54 PM) Reply
I made a shirt from a piece of red material with raised poinsettas for Christmas. I am going to make a white shirt with this pattern soon. I like the idea of mixing the sizes while cutting out the pattern.
LauraTS said... (1/5/07 6:39 PM) Reply
The fit on this looks great - thanks for the excellent review.
Sew4Fun said... (1/5/07 5:24 PM) Reply
Lhan, I think you will get a lot of wear from your shirt. Nice fit.
Erica B. said... (1/5/07 4:25 PM) Reply
very pretty, tailored blouse.
Tany said... (1/5/07 3:17 PM) Reply
Excellent fit!
Marji said... (1/5/07 2:01 PM) Reply
Looks very nice, lovely fabric too. Fit is great. You can't tell you haven't sewn a collar in a long time!
Hilary said... (1/5/07 12:44 PM) Reply
What a great fit, and very pretty on you!
Peggy L said... (1/5/07 12:22 PM) Reply
Great shirt. Thanks for the thorough review.
touran said... (1/5/07 11:57 AM) Reply
The fit on this is wonderful. It looks great on you.
VelmaRooster said... (1/5/07 11:54 AM) Reply
Your top looks wonderful! I have sewn pattern twice - view B and view A. I love this pattern! I experienced exactly the same thing you did with the collar(s). I am a very beginner at sewing and this pattern was a real booster! I have received lots of compliments when wearing these tops.
Heatherrique said... (1/5/07 11:45 AM) Reply
Tres jolie! I like your interpretation if this pattern! Nice!
Puddin Pop said... (1/5/07 11:41 AM) Reply
This is my kind of shirt. It is very neat looking and fits you very well.
Linda F said... (1/5/07 11:04 AM) Reply
That is an awesome shirt, and now a must have. Thanks.
meanjean said... (1/5/07 10:41 AM) Reply
Wow! I aspire to your fitting abilities. Your shirt is beautiful.
Sanibelle said... (1/5/07 10:40 AM) Reply
This looks so beautiful on you!
Kim Winson said... (1/5/07 9:54 AM) Reply
Great shirt! I've had this pattern in the stash for ages but haven't made it up yet. Thanks for the excellent review.
elanor said... (1/5/07 9:27 AM) Reply
The lines in the fabric and the cut of this shirt are super foxy together. Beautiful!
moss said... (1/5/07 9:03 AM) Reply
That is so flattering on you and very pretty.
frame said... (1/5/07 8:42 AM) Reply
You did a great job with the fit. It looks very nice.
cecelia said... (1/5/07 8:41 AM) Reply
Very pretty. It fits you very well and will go with everything. And I know what you mean about collars!
Debbie Cook said... (1/5/07 7:35 AM) Reply
Great fitting, flattering, fun white shirt. I think you'll wear this lots and lots!
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