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Reviewed by:Lhan
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Posted on:2/9/07 9:16 PM
Last Updated:2/17/07 6:52 AM
Review Rating: Helpful by 2 people    Very Helpful by 15 people   
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kim*brown said... (2/26/07 12:22 PM) Reply
Love it. I was going to make this one, but didn't want my stretch mark tummy too peek out in the front. Looks adorable on you!
Ody said... (2/18/07 1:33 PM) Reply
Thanks for a great review. I have been thinking about this pattern for me and I love the skirt you made before the vest. The ruffles on the one in the pictures look so cool and breezy. Wonderful job!
Sharon M said... (2/17/07 9:36 PM) Reply
The ruffled version is so cute - that would be so much fun to wear
Lunar_C said... (2/17/07 6:40 PM) Reply
What a fun top. I love your fabric with the subtle print, looks like it would be very cool in summer.
nicegirl said... (2/17/07 5:09 PM) Reply
Love the shirt! You have great attitude with it on, too.
oracle said... (2/17/07 11:45 AM) Reply
I have the pattern and want to make the flounced version. Been wondering how it would turn out, and your version is so great that I'm sure I want to make it now, and that it will work on me! Yours is beautiful and flattering.
cathy45 said... (2/13/07 9:16 AM) Reply
Lhan, I love it! I would never have "seen" this potential from that pattern pic. It's bright, snazzy, good shaping--nothing frumpy about this pattern at all, unlike their pic.
LiZ said... (2/12/07 2:20 AM) Reply
Great Vest.
ryan's mom said... (2/11/07 8:13 AM) Reply
Wow! I love it--very eye catching and unique!
cecelia said... (2/10/07 4:50 PM) Reply
I have this pattern & your info will be very useful--thanks for reviewing this--I love it!
Linda G said... (2/10/07 1:31 PM) Reply
What a nice way to use this pattern...It looks great. good advice on keeping pattern pieces with the side up that you want to be the face....
Mary Stiefer said... (2/9/07 10:31 PM) Reply
I love it. What a great use of scraps of fabric. Good job.
Mufffet said... (2/9/07 10:16 PM) Reply
I love your vest! The fabrics and colors are stunning! Thanks for a great review.
carolynw said... (2/9/07 9:22 PM) Reply
I don't know how I am going to keep up with you - so many inspiring outfits. Another great one Lhan. Frankly I would have just gone by this patternbut now I see what you can do with it well----
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