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Posted on:8/6/07 10:41 PM
Last Updated:8/6/07 10:52 PM


Review Rating: Helpful by 3 people    Very Helpful by 11 people   
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Jennifer shaw said... (8/12/07 0:52 AM) Reply
Your top is so perfect for you!! Thanks for the tip on wearing a camisole with it.
Stacy Sews said... (8/9/07 0:03 AM) Reply
Beautiful!!!
EveS said... (8/8/07 9:31 PM) Reply
Love it!!! Yummy, yummy color!
busy bee said... (8/8/07 9:23 PM) Reply
I love this top. For my top, I just stitched it close about 1" above the twist. I took a few hand stitches from the back and you can't tell it's not supposed to be that way.
Nancy K said... (8/8/07 1:29 PM) Reply
Looks beautiful. Love the color.
Mahogany Stylist said... (8/7/07 5:58 PM) Reply
Beautiful top. I'm going to try this view.
mssewcrazy said... (8/7/07 4:18 PM) Reply
You will be very stylish with a cami under this. You made a beautiful top.
Mufffet said... (8/7/07 3:54 PM) Reply
Just beautiful. Fabric looks sumptuous! very nicely done.
gatorgirl4325 said... (8/7/07 12:17 PM) Reply
Love the color of your top!
Sherril Miller said... (8/7/07 12:16 PM) Reply
I like your top and the color is wonderful. It would look great on you. If you look at my KS twist pattern review, I show how to raise the neckline.
SandraB said... (8/7/07 11:58 AM) Reply
Thanks Kay. I understand this in principle, but the pattern piece for the front of the blouse is a very unusual shape, and it will take some figuring to decide where the neckline is located. I will give it a shot though.
whomper said... (8/7/07 9:50 AM) Reply
It looks like a gorgeous top - the fabric is beautiful and you did a great job.
carolynw said... (8/7/07 8:47 AM) Reply
Really beautiful top Sandra - just love the colour!
Hilary said... (8/7/07 8:18 AM) Reply
Gorgeous-the fabric is really pretty!
Kath in ON said... (8/7/07 7:00 AM) Reply
Love it! I have to get this pattern!
LisaAnn said... (8/7/07 5:57 AM) Reply
Your fabric is really beautiful! I have been afraid of this style because of the low-cut neckline as well. The shirt looks great--great job!
michellep74 said... (8/7/07 1:17 AM) Reply
Thanks for the detailed review! I just picked up this pattern and can't wait to try a couple of these views.
Schnauzer said... (8/7/07 1:05 AM) Reply
Very nice top Sandra!
TanyaMT said... (8/7/07 0:45 AM) Reply
Beautiful top!
Kay Romo said... (8/7/07 0:22 AM) Reply
Redraw neckline. Find lowest point you want. Then redraw up to shoulder. Lap there at lowest point.
Linda G said... (8/6/07 11:55 PM) Reply
Beautiful fabric. I haven't made this style either because the neck looks so low. I like your idea of a cami under it...good idea.
Ingiepops said... (8/6/07 11:49 PM) Reply
This looks lovely, I love the fabric! Maybe other reviews of this top have suggestions for the neckline?
TrixieD said... (8/6/07 10:59 PM) Reply
A lovely top!
Birgitte said... (8/6/07 10:44 PM) Reply
The top looks gorgeous!
 
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