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Posted on:7/5/07 7:49 AM


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ctirish said... (7/9/07 10:33 AM) Reply
Your top looks great, I may try it. I read somewhere that cottons - especially interlocks can keep shrinking for the first ten washes and dries. After several short tops I now wash the fabric first and almost overdry it in hopes of eliminating the problem. Sarah Veblen, a PR instructor says to only dry your knit tops for 10-15 minutes in the dryer and then hang them up.
maggy said... (7/8/07 7:22 AM) Reply
The top looks SO great! You did a great gob!
blue mooney said... (7/6/07 9:55 AM) Reply
All the WOF items you just made look great! I really like this top on you. Have fun wearing it!
LorelleD said... (7/6/07 4:25 AM) Reply
Nice top. I like the color also.
librarylady said... (7/5/07 5:25 PM) Reply
I agree with Linda G! It's a lovely top and I love the color too. I don't think it's too short though, just right in fact. You've inspired me to get tracing my Burdas.
Linda G said... (7/5/07 1:03 PM) Reply
You have made a darling top. If I was thirty years younger I would make it....
Elemenopeo said... (7/5/07 11:08 AM) Reply
Very nice. I want one.
MelissaB in WA said... (7/5/07 10:44 AM) Reply
Another top I really want to make! I don't think it looks too short, but could you sew some stretch lace trim to the bottom to lengten it? I think the top looks very nice on you!
Hilary said... (7/5/07 10:07 AM) Reply
Another cute top! I find the shoulders too big (wide) for me on lots of things-just place the center front a little past the folded fabric edge to easily modify that particular fitting issue-easy and works well. Your shirt looks great-you've really been sewing up a storm!
squirrellypoo said... (7/5/07 9:53 AM) Reply
Thanks for the warning on the length! I've got this issue, but this pattern is also up as a free download on burdamode.com now...
Levone said... (7/5/07 9:50 AM) Reply
Nice top....I hope to make this one up this Summer.
 
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