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Pattern Reviews> Other> Frankenpattern 0107LL (Morphed tunic)

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Reviewed by:Lisa Laree
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Posted on:4/24/07 11:43 PM

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AnneM said... (5/4/07 6:21 PM) Reply
It's Alive! Great job, I like the style on you.
carolynw said... (4/25/07 6:16 PM) Reply
Very nice Lisa - good job combining all the patterns!
sewsue said... (4/25/07 5:41 PM) Reply
This top looks lovely on you, your persitence in morphing has really paid off.
Soliel said... (4/25/07 1:28 PM) Reply
Interesting and ambitious! Great fabric...and nice top.
OP Gal said... (4/25/07 9:36 AM) Reply
Great looking top, Lisa. I just love Frankenpatterns. You wind up with a really original garment. Thanks for all the "how to" information. Very helpful. Doesn't Gorgeous Things have the coolest fabric?
slanden99 said... (4/25/07 9:26 AM) Reply
You did a great job. It looks good on you
SarahSews said... (4/25/07 9:21 AM) Reply
Lisa, The top looks great on you; the print is sew 'happy' and what a great job morphing it all together. Good Job !
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