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Posted on:1/24/08 11:46 PM
Last Updated:1/24/08 11:49 PM


Review Rating: Helpful by 2 people    Very Helpful by 12 people   
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moushka said... (3/8/08 8:38 AM) Reply
Incredible job for your first jacket. You look terrific in your suit. Jackets usually have shoulder pads, even just tiny ones, to support the weight of the fabric and tailoring details. They are there for construction purposes as well as appearance. 1/4 inch will do, or even just a sleeve head (a bias strip of lamb's wool) to fill in the top of the sleeve. You did an excellent job. Brava! Sue
Peggy L said... (2/27/08 1:26 AM) Reply
Great looking suit!
Anabolina said... (1/25/08 8:58 PM) Reply
Wow, you did a really great job!!
Dee2 said... (1/25/08 8:37 PM) Reply
I cannot believe that you have never made a jacket--this looks very well tailored & beautiful on you. Thanks for your review.
Olivia Sews said... (1/25/08 8:21 PM) Reply
That is a beautiful suit! I somehow missed this pattern.
ladybegood said... (1/25/08 1:58 PM) Reply
Your suit looks retro, but not costumey. Good work!
Huldra said... (1/25/08 12:42 PM) Reply
Wow! Such a great looking suit! I had missed this pattern completely, but it's beautiful, thank you for reviewing it. It's on my wishlist now. :)
Re Becca said... (1/25/08 9:18 AM) Reply
This looks very nice on you. Good fit.
marjenann said... (1/25/08 8:50 AM) Reply
Wow!! You really have a stunning suit. You look like a runway model!!
AnneMarie60 said... (1/25/08 8:16 AM) Reply
Great job. I enjoyed your review. You look quite nice in your fine suit.
Karine said... (1/25/08 7:36 AM) Reply
I have looked at this pattern many times as the style is both vintage and timeless. Great job with your suit - it looks really nice on you.
KathleenS said... (1/25/08 5:17 AM) Reply
It looks great. It's very wearable for a vintage design as well.
F and L said... (1/25/08 4:36 AM) Reply
That is absolutely and completely beautiful. I am so not a suit wearer, but if I were, that would be the one for me.
SusiM said... (1/25/08 0:23 AM) Reply
A very professional looking suit! It has a lovely fit. Congratulations.
 
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