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Posted on:7/31/06 6:10 PM
Last Updated:7/12/07 12:37 PM
Review Rating: Helpful by 1 people    Very Helpful by 15 people   
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KiwiWendy said... (12/28/10 1:14 AM) Reply
Great swimmers!
MelissaB in WA said... (7/12/07 4:48 PM) Reply
I'm working on this suit right now and just happened to see your update. I love both suits very much and hope to have mine complate this afternoon. I'm doing the tankini version tho. Thanks for the all the tips & extra info! :-)
Leslie in Austin said... (7/12/07 12:14 PM) Reply
Missed this review first time around. What a fantastic suit! I can't believe you got that beautiful fabric at Hancock's. Thanks for the extra info on the redrafting you did.
SewAriane said... (4/10/07 8:55 PM) Reply
Your swimsuit looks fab! Looks rtw.
RobinMCPA said... (1/15/07 5:13 PM) Reply
That swimsuit definitely looks store-bought, and you look great in it! I will definitely try my hand at this pattern when it gets closer to summer!
fuzzygalore said... (8/2/06 11:37 AM) Reply
Oh, I -adore- the fabric! You're very right to gather rather than dart - no reason to dart in a knit...
martinanne said... (8/1/06 1:01 PM) Reply
Gorgeous suit! Nice work.
jbrewer said... (8/1/06 7:05 AM) Reply
Your swimsuit looks great! Thanks for the details on modifying the pattern.
cathy45 said... (8/1/06 7:05 AM) Reply
What a fabulous swimswuit--between the great fabric and the perfect fit it looks RTW!
BeckyC said... (7/31/06 11:17 PM) Reply
Your swimsuit is really cute! The fit is great on you. Thanks for the tips on converting the darts to gathers and adding bra hooks.
Lori V said... (7/31/06 10:38 PM) Reply
Great suit, love the fabric.
runnerchicki said... (7/31/06 9:30 PM) Reply
Great review! I have had this suit on my wish list for a while. This review has convinced me I need to just get to it!
pterion said... (7/31/06 8:45 PM) Reply
Love the fabric and the's not a style I should wear but it looks terrific on YOU!
Tinka said... (7/31/06 7:58 PM) Reply
Love that fabric - sort of retro! Very nice job!
Sew4Fun said... (7/31/06 7:51 PM) Reply
Great swimsuit. It looks wonderful on you.
casken said... (7/31/06 7:13 PM) Reply
Great job. Your suit looks very nice. Thank you for your review.
melgosews said... (7/31/06 6:52 PM) Reply
Don't you like a model! Nice suit.
Mary Stiefer said... (7/31/06 6:39 PM) Reply
Great looking suit - love the fabric.
jnamcd said... (7/31/06 6:22 PM) Reply
Love it! I think I'm going to have to look into getting this pattern! I have a similar RTW swimsuit, and it is one of my favorites!
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