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BurdaStyle Magazine: 06-2007-110 (Princess-Seam Top) thumbsup - Type:Tops    printable version
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Reviewed by:Karen6790
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busy91 said...
I really like the fabric. It came out great.
8/26/07 7:37 PM
brrmm said...
Thanks for your very helpful review. May give this one a go with your sleeve option too. Your top looks fabulous, great work.
8/26/07 7:39 PM
AngieC said...
I absolutely love your shirt! Love the fabric too... just perfect.
8/26/07 8:56 PM
Immelu said...
That fabric is fantastic! Great job of showing it off!
8/26/07 9:35 PM
Linda G said...
I have traced that pattern but never sewn it....thanks for the info on the neckline...I think I may have already raised it...I will have to look and see how much. I like your sleeve idea. Yes I was also surprised when I realized that the back wrapped around into the front. Your fabric is absolutely wonderful.
8/26/07 11:37 PM
Marilyn N. said...
I love your fabric & the finished tee shirt looks great!
8/27/07 2:28 AM
Helen near Sydney said...
I think you could start riots with this one anyway! it's gorgeous and thankyou for an excellent review. I have just spent the past 1/2 hour trawling through Spandex House's website.
8/27/07 4:05 AM
Squeezylemon said...
Loved your fabric choice - and great idea about the sleeves! I made it in stretch lace and in hindsight no sleeve seam would have made a nicer finish....
8/27/07 5:26 AM
Danvillegirl said...
Love this fabric!!!! Made into a great looking T, sort of Chico style. Love the look of the scoop neck, who would have thought it would be so low!
8/27/07 5:28 AM
MissCelie said...
Lovely fabric, beautiful top and look at your perfectly flat neck binding. Love it.
8/27/07 8:18 AM
Marji said...
Very cute fabric for that top. Congrats on conquering the issues and getting it finished up.
8/27/07 9:08 AM
Levone said...
Nice tee!
8/27/07 10:14 AM
Luckylibbet said...
Gorgeous tee - I adore your fabric, drool, drool.
8/27/07 11:23 AM
slanden99 said...
Love your top! nice job on it
8/27/07 12:18 PM
Stacy Sews said...
Wow, I love this top! The fabric is fabulous too.
8/27/07 5:02 PM
Sew4Fun said...
Nice tee, nice fabric and thanks for all the detailed info on the pattern.
8/27/07 7:34 PM
fuzzygalore said...
Yes, you're doing the sleeves the way the Textile Studio madison top is for instance, raglans with a shoulder dart. I agree that's much better. Thanks for the description of pattern pieces, it makes more sense!
8/29/07 8:28 AM
Isabella Julia said...
I love your top. Thanks for the very helpful advice about the sleeves. Am puzzled as to why Burda WOF tops are all so low in the neck?
8/29/07 6:47 PM
tweedcurtain said...
Thanks for an extremely useful review. Your top looks great and was obviously worth the extra time it took to figure out how to achieve the fit and comfort you want.
8/30/07 11:55 AM
Deepika said...
Karen, I am about to make this pattern so your sleeve adjustment tips are a real help. Thanks for the review.
2/19/08 1:41 PM
Athene said...
This is a gorgeous top - I love the fabric. Thank you for the very helpful review.
7/15/08 1:17 AM
oceandaughter said...
I am grateful for this detailed review; I have just bought Burda 7832, which is the same design, and I'm hoping to make it work for me!
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