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Posted on:12/27/06 8:19 PM


Review Rating: Helpful by 2 people    Very Helpful by 14 people   
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FreyaStark said... (5/23/12 8:49 PM) Reply
Very chic. Your frog closure is a nice touch. Thanks for a useful review.
Matilda_z said... (5/28/08 8:37 AM) Reply
Looks great on you! Wonderful job and lovely fabric choice! Thanks for the review.
AnneM said... (1/2/07 10:41 AM) Reply
Nice outfit.
hongkongshopper said... (12/30/06 6:01 PM) Reply
Nice outfit Dorothy!
Lhan said... (12/30/06 1:02 AM) Reply
Great to see this one made up. I have this pattern, but was always rather put off by the envelope photo - it seemed very bulky, but yours looks much better. Are you sure it is view A however? It doesn't look overlapped in your photo.
Vonnevo said... (12/28/06 6:29 PM) Reply
Dorothy, terrific vest. Your fabric was ideal. I remember you choosing that lovely fabric at PRWDU.
Rhoda K said... (12/28/06 8:00 AM) Reply
I definitely agree with meanjean, I never would have chosen this pattern until now. Your fabric is beautiful and it looks so nice on you. Since I have a "straight" figure, I'll definitely put this on my wishlist.
AnneMarie60 said... (12/28/06 0:24 AM) Reply
Looks great! Very flattering on you. I love your earrings, too.
meanjean said... (12/27/06 9:46 PM) Reply
Lovely! Your version looks even better than the pattern envelope.
meanjean said... (12/27/06 9:44 PM) Reply
Lovely! Your version looks even better than the pattern envelope.
Peggy L said... (12/27/06 9:39 PM) Reply
Very nice! I have the "straight figure" type. I will have to try this one.
OP Gal said... (12/27/06 8:34 PM) Reply
Beautiful vest. Glad to see it made up properly. I sewed this awhile back and did something wrong in figuring the bust measurement and wound up with a huge armhole. Needless to say, it was a wadder. After seeing your effort, I may try it again.
 
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