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Posted on:12/5/06 9:36 PM

Review Rating: Helpful by 1 people    Very Helpful by 7 people   
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LiZ said... (2/9/07 4:11 PM) Reply
Very nice top, I love the embroidery and the piping.
KathleenS said... (2/9/07 6:52 AM) Reply
This is beautiful.
Nancywin said... (12/11/06 0:03 AM) Reply
Your top is stunning and well-worth the effort you put into it. It looks wonderful with the skirt.
Modiste Madness said... (12/6/06 9:46 PM) Reply
Absolutely striking and a wonderful complement for the skirt. Your work is is beautiful.
frame said... (12/6/06 12:36 PM) Reply
Your top is lovely.
petra said... (12/6/06 8:27 AM) Reply
Anne M: No - used muslin for the muslin! NOt that crazy! Those are gum leaves by the way Motomoda.
AnneM said... (12/6/06 8:06 AM) Reply
Lovely. Who'd have thought such a dressy piece would come from this. (The pattern photo really isn't very good.) Very nice. Too bad you aren't happier with the fit. I've never tried piping, so you are braver than I am. You use silk dupioni for your muslin? Perhaps next go-around you can use real muslin & make fitting marks right on the garment.
BeckyC said... (12/6/06 8:00 AM) Reply
Beautiful blouse!
Danvillegirl said... (12/6/06 6:36 AM) Reply
Very pretty. Sorry you had fitting issues.
CarolynGM said... (12/6/06 5:46 AM) Reply
Beautiful outcome to what sounds like a lot of work. You made all the right choices.
motomoda said... (12/6/06 4:34 AM) Reply
This is astounding! Absolutely stunning - I also have to ask. Are they gum leaves?
Patzee said... (12/6/06 1:26 AM) Reply
Thanks for the review. Your top looks fabulous. Your choices of fabric, piping color and embroidery really makes this a special piece.
sew2little said... (12/5/06 11:40 PM) Reply
This might have been a "pain," but the results are spectacular--really lovely.
Enid E said... (12/5/06 10:51 PM) Reply
This is absolutely beautiful! Love the embroidery.
SexiSadi said... (12/5/06 9:54 PM) Reply
Very pretty blouse!
Cheryl Reeves said... (12/5/06 9:44 PM) Reply
Very lovely. The piping is beautiful and so is the embroidery.
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