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Pattern Reviews> Simplicity> 1699 (Misses' & Miss Petite Sportswear )

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Reviewed by:Kelroc

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Posted on:4/6/14 5:19 PM
Last Updated:4/6/14 5:38 PM
Project Photo:Simplicity: 1699 by Kelroc

Pattern Photo:Simplicity 1699
Simplicity Pattern Info
Pattern Rating:Highly Recommend
Available for sale on PR: $18.95 (See envelope) Click to Buy
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Fabric:Poplin  [See other projects in this fabric]
Pattern Description: Misses dress or top,jacket and pants

Pattern Sizing: 8-16 I made a size 16

Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes

Were the instructions easy to follow? Yes

What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern? Simple pattern. Love the raglan sleeves

Fabric Used:Stretch poplin shirting

Pattern alterations or any design changes you made: Added one inch to the sides of bodice and peplum. Used bodice of view A and peplum of view B.

Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others? No I have more patterns I am interested in making at this time maybe in the future. I highly recommend this pattern.

Conclusion: great quick and easy top.

Available for sale on PR: $18.95 (See envelope)Click to Buy
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Renren said...
Nice top! That pattern really offers a lot of options, doesn't it? This one is going on the list!
4/7/14 11:02 AM
Kelroc said...
Thanks renren. Yes this top and pattern is a keeper.
4/14/14 9:30 PM
Speech girl said...
I like the color blocking--great job!
4/21/14 9:49 AM
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