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Posted on:11/19/02 10:16 AM
Last Updated:11/20/02 0:02 AM
Review Rating: Very Helpful by 1 people   
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Sandra said... (11/20/02 11:12 AM) Reply
Deepika, that top is so cute!
Gigi Louis said... (11/20/02 11:00 AM) Reply
Deeps - I love your top, it's so cute! I thought I recognized that fabric. ;-) I think the neckline is just perfect on you. Geez, I guess I have to pop over to JoAnn's to pick this one up. This top will be cute to wear with my many pairs of Simplicity lounge pants.
Deepika said... (11/20/02 10:06 AM) Reply
Carol thanks! I love that pattern. That was something I was looking for. I think it has neckline binding instructions also. I also have the new KS 3120 which I plan to try soon. But first I need to fix the darts in this pattern.
said... (11/20/02 2:18 AM) Reply
Great top D! You might like Kwik Sew 2874
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said... (11/20/02 1:33 AM) Reply
I was looking at the Simplicity book the other day (during the pattern sale) and their selection of styles does seem to have improved.
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Karla Kizer said... (11/19/02 11:31 PM) Reply
Hey, everybody, you're right! This shirt is adorable, and you say it FITS? I'm going to have to take another look at Simplicity, a pattern brand I have ignored for years. I know my DD would love this one, and it would be great with the KS yoga pants I made her. Thanks!
Iris said... (11/19/02 8:20 PM) Reply
I will sew This for my daughter ..I'm sure she'll love it. I think this is a well oportunity to thank you to make this site..It's wonderfull กกกก...I'll buy a digital camera soon and send some reviews, I promise.
Rhonda Noah said... (11/19/02 6:56 PM) Reply
Deepika, so glad you liked the pattern as well as I did. I also wish they would ditch the 5/8 seam, but hey, one improvement at a time perhaps? I used the facings on mine because I wanted the wide top stitching. But I think I will try one without the interfacing, too. And yes, those darts have got to be altered to look right!
Mel.J said... (11/19/02 6:29 PM) Reply
Thanks for this review Deepika. I've got this one on my list after Rhonda's review too & it's always nice to know it worked for others.
Deepika said... (11/19/02 3:59 PM) Reply
Thanks Holly! I enjoy working on the site. Does anyone know of a raglan sleeve pattern with a little higher neck? crew neck maybe...
Holly said... (11/19/02 3:57 PM) Reply
Deepika, I have several Simplicity patterns that I have been hesitant to sew right now due to fitting issues. Perhaps I'll try them. Thanks for a great review. Also, I love the additions you have been making with the web site. You are so talented!
Dale C said... (11/19/02 3:38 PM) Reply
Everytime I see this in the pattern books I think of buying it. It's so cute! You've convinced me. Ooo.. It'll be neat to see what you sew up with a new serger Deepika! I'll bet you're sooo excited.
Deepika said... (11/19/02 11:02 AM) Reply
No Gigi. We went last weekend and the dealer sold the bernina 800DL the day before! I was so disappointed. But I am going there again this weekened. Hopefully I'll get it this time. I can't wait!
Gigi Louis said... (11/19/02 10:39 AM) Reply
What, no serger yet? :-)
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