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Pattern Reviews> Christine Jonson> 426 (Shirred Top and Princess Wrap)

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Posted on:7/29/07 0:16 AM


Review Rating: Helpful by 2 people    Very Helpful by 5 people   
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taylormade said... (9/2/08 5:05 PM) Reply
What were the issues that made it hard/easy to make this into a sleeveless top. Did you alter the circumference of the opening? What size did you use to make this new rendition? Was theoriginal as tight fitting?
Jan B. said... (4/13/08 1:59 PM) Reply
Beautiful outfit and a really neat trick. I ditto Kay Y's comments too.
sewing for fun said... (7/30/07 6:28 PM) Reply
Beutiful on you. I was considering the same trick with this pattern. I will definitely try it now. I love Christine Jonson's patterns. Looks great with the skirt, very flattering and feminine!
Barbara at Cat Fur Studio said... (7/30/07 3:36 PM) Reply
Very nice. Looks very expensive! Those quality touches like the insertion of stabilizing elastic really make a difference, and your photo shows that.
joan said... (7/30/07 10:25 AM) Reply
Ditto as from Kay Y about the stay.
ryan's mom said... (7/30/07 5:50 AM) Reply
Great top and thank you for the tip! I ordered this pattern 3 days ago--very timely :) .
Izzie said... (7/29/07 11:53 AM) Reply
Thanks for the timely review, my next project is to make this one as a tank top so this is very helpful, glad to see it works so well. The elastic tip is great, and I like it without the gathers. Thanks again!
Kay Y said... (7/29/07 10:00 AM) Reply
Oh, such a simple idea for a stay to get rid of the pull - I will put that in my bag of tricks. Thanks!
Sew4Fun said... (7/29/07 1:22 AM) Reply
Great tip re the elastic. Smart idea. Thanks.
 
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