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jnamcd said...
Great job! Looks great!
11/24/07 11:03 PM
Annette1 said...
Great review, and a very cute top! Also, I like your idea of moving the empire seam down. I had one of those, "Why didn't I think of that" moments. :o)
11/24/07 11:41 PM
Leora said...
Looks nice on you! Pretty top :)
11/25/07 0:59 AM
keelyb1 said...
Lovely top!
11/25/07 4:28 AM
OP Gal said...
Very attractive and flattering top. I just love that fabric! I wish it were available here. Thanks for the tips on sewing the tie and other details in the review.
11/25/07 7:17 AM
Linda G said...
Cute top, and good review. thanks for the information on making the empire waist lower, high empires don't suit me either but you have got the look without it being so high.
11/25/07 7:33 AM
meanjean said...
Thanks for a very nice review. All your changes make for a great looking top. Question: What were the instructions for applying the neckbankd? Did you face it or just fold over?
11/25/07 8:15 AM
slanden99 said...
Nice top!
11/25/07 8:49 AM
Nancywin said...
Love this fabric. The length looks good on you.
11/25/07 11:11 AM
Nancy K said...
It looks great on you. I've been eying this on their website, and now I think that I will add it to pattern list.
11/25/07 1:23 PM
hongkongshopper said...
Very nice top! The longer length looks good and the colour is really nice.
11/25/07 4:35 PM
Grammy Gin said...
Very flattering fit....just like your "TNT" Octobre Tee's. Thanks for the informative review ;-)
11/25/07 4:40 PM
MelissaB in WA said...
Fantastic & stylish top - love the color on you too!
11/25/07 4:46 PM
Sew4Fun said...
Meanjean, the neckband is applied like ribbing. Cut a long strip, shorter than the neckline, sew into a circle, fold in half lengthwise, then sew the band to the neckline, stretching the band to fit. HTH
11/25/07 5:22 PM
marjenann said...
Great look!!
11/25/07 7:01 PM
gatorgirl4325 said...
Very, very cute! Perfect for summer.
11/26/07 11:32 AM
drsue said...
thanks for the info - - was trying to get my head around what that tie was about. Thanks!
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