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Pattern Reviews> Loes Hinse Designs> 5206 (Criss-Cross Top)

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Posted on:8/15/06 4:49 PM
Review Rating: Helpful by 1 people    Very Helpful by 11 people   
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maryfrana said... (8/15/06 8:19 PM) Reply
Sorry it doesn't do what you want but this is a great review. I find her tops are very long and have very narrow armholes, which actually work for me. But you are right not to struggle with this when other patterns are available.
Mini said... (8/15/06 7:13 PM) Reply
I gave this one the toss too. My experience was pretty much the same, and it isn't worth adjusting this pattern when you already have ones that fit. I did like the neck treatment and will use it on other patterns-the ones that fit:).
slanden99 said... (8/15/06 6:33 PM) Reply
I would hope that grading down only one size wouldn't throw off the drafting.
touran said... (8/15/06 6:07 PM) Reply
At least now you've tried the company's tops. I've read elsewhere about how the criss-cross line falls at an odd bust area for some others who've tried this one.
OP Gal said... (8/15/06 5:17 PM) Reply
Too bad this didn't work for you. You did a great job of explaining why, though.
HawkeMorningStar7 said... (8/15/06 5:04 PM) Reply
Sory it didnt work for you. You write such great informative reviews. Grading down so much may have thrown drafting off.
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