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Pattern Reviews> Simplicity> 5558 OOP (Jiffy Halter Top from 1973)

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Posted on:8/26/06 2:12 PM


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Mini said... (8/26/06 10:37 PM) Reply
What a wonderful find this pattern is, and even better because it worked! Back in the day I learned to sew clothing with the Jiffy patterns, and had so much fun wearing those groovy styles:). You are correct about the fabric: knits in the 60's/70's usually had a lot less stretch than the modern ones, so you can get away with using a smaller size than you might think.
CarolynD said... (8/26/06 8:56 PM) Reply
This top is very simple and cute. Very clever to shorten it to a top. Good job!
 
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