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Reviewed by:Tom P
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Posted on:7/28/07 5:29 PM


Review Rating: Helpful by 1 people    Very Helpful by 15 people   
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BobbinDoctor said... (9/27/08 10:05 PM) Reply
I like your 'bagging' technique and understitching - nice touches!! Steve
Kathleen Fasanella said... (6/23/08 12:25 PM) Reply
Wonderful job as usual Tom.
AnneM said... (8/30/07 6:31 PM) Reply
Great results. I like your modification to remove the lapel.
U. Chicago said... (8/15/07 8:53 AM) Reply
This looks great! I wish you would do more pattern reviews -- I live in a house full of XY people and it's good to know about particular fitting issues/ tailoring techniques for this crowd!
Pyrose said... (7/30/07 9:33 AM) Reply
Great job on the vest! You look sharp!
Annette1 said... (7/29/07 11:51 PM) Reply
Your vest looks great! I'm going to bookmark your review, so the next time I make a vest, I can try to follow your method. I always get confused on VESTS for some reason (probably because I fail to read the I-N-S-T-R-U-C-T-I-O-N-S. :o) Thanks for the informative review!
blue mooney said... (7/29/07 4:29 PM) Reply
Looking sharp, Tom!
cindyann said... (7/29/07 2:18 PM) Reply
Lovely vest! Thank you for the great review.
Marji said... (7/29/07 10:20 AM) Reply
Your work is just beautiful. Nicely done!
carolynw said... (7/29/07 10:02 AM) Reply
Great work - again!
Luckylibbet said... (7/29/07 9:34 AM) Reply
Very professional looking - not the "dreaded hands at home" look at all. Very likely due to using your own method for understitching, etc. Terrific!
gaby said... (7/29/07 1:54 AM) Reply
I like it! The view that you picked is the best looking one, in my opinion.
khrome said... (7/29/07 1:07 AM) Reply
That vest turned out great! My next pattern requires that I slipstitch the armhole too. I'm going to study what you did and see if there is a way around it.
Kiwi Girl said... (7/29/07 0:44 AM) Reply
Great job Tom, I am impressed with your work.
Tiner W said... (7/28/07 10:35 PM) Reply
Great-looking vest. I wonder if my DH would wear one!
OP Gal said... (7/28/07 9:38 PM) Reply
Your vest looks great and you look fantastic in it. Good job of getting it to fit properly. I agree, sometimes you have to construct a garment the way it seems right to you.
brrmm said... (7/28/07 8:14 PM) Reply
Thanks for a great review. Your vest looks fantastic, you look great in it. I too often do my own thing with construction, mostly by mistake!!Congrats on a job well done.
carolw said... (7/28/07 5:58 PM) Reply
Very stylish, sometimes it's just easier to do things your own way rather than the way the instructions want you to, that's the beauty of sewing, as long as it works you can do what you like.
PhxKat said... (7/28/07 5:56 PM) Reply
You do very nice work.
 
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