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Pattern Reviews> Simplicity> 4541 (Misses' Woven and Knit Tops)

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Posted on:3/29/07 3:41 AM
Pattern Size:Plus-Sized 
Review Rating: Very Helpful by 18 people   
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AnneM said... (4/9/07 8:33 AM) Reply
You definitely should make more of these tops. What a fantastic fit you achieved. Love it in the stripe, also, with the bias cut.
SewTwin said... (4/4/07 2:09 PM) Reply
I agree on this being the TNT for you. Just vary the print or add embroidery & it will be totally different!
ryan's mom said... (3/30/07 6:50 AM) Reply
I love the bias cut, diagonal stripes. T-shirts usually have those stripes on the horizontal and the diagonal ones are an interesting look.
fuzzygalore said... (3/30/07 6:10 AM) Reply
Wow! You can make a dozen of these for fit, but it'll be hard to match those diagonal stripes :-). Totally agree about the efficiency of making your own vs crappy RTW.
Diana M said... (3/29/07 7:57 PM) Reply
Looks great on you -- thanks for a very helpful review!
slanden99 said... (3/29/07 3:18 PM) Reply
Lovely top. This is going on my wishlist
Frogstitcher said... (3/29/07 1:18 PM) Reply
This looks great on you - it shows your curves so flatteringly.
frame said... (3/29/07 11:17 AM) Reply
I like your changes. The diagonal stripes are a nice touch. Very nice.
Elona said... (3/29/07 11:02 AM) Reply
What an interesting top! The bias cut is very becoming, and I bet it would be terrifici in say, a woven silk or linen, too.
muffie11 said... (3/29/07 9:17 AM) Reply
Fantastic! Really great top, and looks so good on you! Making the bodice on the bias makes it so much more interesting, and - I AGREE with you about RTW knits - thanks for sharing!
cindy-lou said... (3/29/07 9:16 AM) Reply
I agree, great top! It looks great on the bias like this. I'd wear it to work too-- with pride!
carolynw said... (3/29/07 9:07 AM) Reply
Very nice T and like your changes - you are a smart one aren't you? You always sew stuff I love!
SarahWeb said... (3/29/07 8:36 AM) Reply
Annette, I love what you did with this striped fabric. The entire result is very flattering. You did a great job!
christine A said... (3/29/07 8:12 AM) Reply
Love it Annette! You are sewing alot lately! I love your reviews!
Linda G said... (3/29/07 7:41 AM) Reply
Very very nice. I like the diagonal stripe.
Karen8320 said... (3/29/07 6:27 AM) Reply
Annette, I love what you've done with this! I think the centre front slit opening looks really stylish. The use of the stripes on the bias cut front gives a very flattering look. You're looking good!
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