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Pattern Reviews> Butterick> 5168 (Butterick See & Sew)

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Reviewed by:eyeLook

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Posted on:6/11/08 9:40 PM
Last Updated:6/11/08 9:43 PM
Review Rating: Helpful by 3 people    Very Helpful by 3 people   
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jarofmoths said... (4/28/09 0:04 AM) Reply
Great job! I'd like to try this one for myself. Looks like it would be great for work. I'll probably shorten the slit up the back looks a little high for me even on the pattern. I really like your fabric choice too!
Miss Linda Sews said... (10/10/08 8:16 PM) Reply
Your jacket looks wonderful and I really love the silk tweed you used.
Gumdrop09 said... (8/17/08 9:48 PM) Reply
I saw the pattern and fell in love with the jacket but was concerned about the proportions of the suit because I'm also shorter than the models. You did such a great job and the suit looks wonderful on you - I'm inspired now to try it myself!
XandraReynolds said... (6/21/08 9:56 PM) Reply
Splendid choice in using silk tweed! I am inspired to cut a silk tweed project from a Vogue pattern I have been thinking about over the last year-going to do it now!!! I love how the jacket drapes at the back. Looks like you did marvelously!
eyeLook said... (6/12/08 9:45 PM) Reply
This is a nice sewing on line community!
eyeLook said... (6/12/08 9:20 PM) Reply
My goodness, thank you for such nice comments. I just recently found It's a delight to see what the patterns look like on REAL bodies!
hongkongshopper said... (6/12/08 8:14 PM) Reply
I love this pattern ( I don't have it) and your version is lovely. Congrats on your first review :)
Beek said... (6/12/08 7:24 PM) Reply
I can see why you received many's another one- Great outfit!
cecelia said... (6/12/08 2:30 PM) Reply
Nice looking suit, very becoming on you.
Annette1 said... (6/12/08 2:29 PM) Reply
What a nice suit! I particularly like the back of the jacket. :o) Great job!
Luckylibbet said... (6/12/08 12:07 PM) Reply
Very elegant. The fabric is well suited to the pattern. Good job petiting it.
morzel said... (6/12/08 10:09 AM) Reply
Wonderful ensemble! I think I have a Vogue pattern that looks similar.
BJ1400 said... (6/12/08 9:17 AM) Reply
Love your outfit. The fabric is very pretty & it looks great on you.
merteuil said... (6/12/08 4:03 AM) Reply
Very elegant! And I love your fabric. I have this pattern too and have been looking for fabric for a while. Silk tweed seems like an ideal choice.
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