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Pattern Reviews> BurdaStyle Magazine> 01-2008-116 (Wrap over top)

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Posted on:1/17/08 8:15 PM
Last Updated:1/17/08 8:15 PM
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Marji said... (2/1/08 2:30 PM) Reply
Thats incredibly lovely. I've got some silk jersey, and I think I might give this top a go. Thanks for the review.
jeanielynn said... (2/1/08 10:57 AM) Reply
Am thinking about trying this pattern, for me. I sew alot for my daughter, but she's in college now and I might have time to sew for myself.
MelissaB in WA said... (1/24/08 5:31 PM) Reply
Gorgeous top! I love the color (even tho it's not what you had planned). It's a great top, isn't it?
Sigrid. said... (1/19/08 11:00 AM) Reply
Another great one. The color is very nice.
Ciclista said... (1/18/08 8:00 PM) Reply
Drop dead gorgeous top - thanks for an expert review!!
ChristineX said... (1/18/08 5:56 PM) Reply
Wow!!!! I love that you dyed it too! The color is beautiful, even though it isn't what you planned.
CShelley said... (1/18/08 11:57 AM) Reply
Wow! That looks like it could be on the pages of Threads! Beautiful combination of fabric, pattern and workwomanship.
Fran G said... (1/18/08 7:41 AM) Reply
I think this top is quickly becoming THE "twist top" of several years ago...the top that was flattering on everyone! The color on this is so lovely..lucky daughter! Wonderful work on a tricky fabric!
marjenann said... (1/18/08 7:00 AM) Reply
Stunning top, yummy color! You can't beat silk!!
Braemar said... (1/18/08 4:02 AM) Reply
This is a lovely top, and I love the colour also! I actually prefer it in the solid colur to the patterns print. You see the detail better.
Tez said... (1/18/08 1:11 AM) Reply
Great top! I love the colour, too.
Allie in Hong Kong said... (1/17/08 11:40 PM) Reply
Well this is becoming a popular top (I'm wearing mine right now!), so interesting to see all the versions of it. Really lovely fabric and finishing on yours..
SansSouci572 said... (1/17/08 11:10 PM) Reply
Gorgeous!
Kellie R. said... (1/17/08 10:50 PM) Reply
That is just GORGEOUS - the fabric and color are fabulous and it looks so well made. Thanks for the review.
MissCelie said... (1/17/08 10:42 PM) Reply
Gorgeous. I would love to try some silk jersey. It sounds delicious.
CynthiaSue said... (1/17/08 10:25 PM) Reply
this is so pretty!!!!!!!!!!!!!
sewbehind said... (1/17/08 10:22 PM) Reply
That colour couldn't be more perfect (for me) if you had tried. I loved the way it turned out. Wear it with pride!
Lori V said... (1/17/08 9:59 PM) Reply
This is beautiful, I have to buy this issue.
jnamcd said... (1/17/08 9:52 PM) Reply
Sorry the color didn't work out the way you had hoped --but I, on the other hand, absolutely LOVE it!!! Wonderful job!
Tiner W said... (1/17/08 9:34 PM) Reply
Beautiful! The color is just lovely.
rahayu said... (1/17/08 8:50 PM) Reply
Love!love!love! those 'ribbon-tie' look at the waist, very feminine. The fabric colour is gorgeous too. You have done a marvellous work at dyeing & sewing the silk jersey and it is really worthwhile...well done, Birgitte!
Nancywin said... (1/17/08 8:30 PM) Reply
very professional looking. Thanks for all the helpful information
LindsayT said... (1/17/08 8:20 PM) Reply
I simply MUST make this top! The color is beautiful; I can't believe you dyed it yourself. Great work.
 
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