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Pattern Reviews> BurdaStyle Magazine> 01-2008-116 (Wrapover Top)

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Posted on:4/7/08 9:27 PM
Last Updated:4/7/08 9:27 PM

Review Rating: Helpful by 1 people    Very Helpful by 11 people   
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Larkin said... (4/21/08 8:21 PM) Reply
I've been out of it for a while and your's is the first review I've looked at upon returning. I'm so inspired - you've created a beautiful wardrobe. Bon Voyage!!!
Nancy K said... (4/21/08 7:24 AM) Reply
I too was very happy to sew this after other people reviewed it. I love your version and the tip on using a band at the top to the camisole. I have to make another one! It is so cut in a print and the solution of sewing the tie ends together is a good one. I am keeping track of changes for my second one. Enjoy Paris. I have been there in November, and May is a much better time to go.
Sew4Fun said... (4/9/08 3:14 AM) Reply
Fabulous top! Love your fabric!
cmarie12 said... (4/8/08 10:04 PM) Reply
This is a very pretty top!
MelissaB in WA said... (4/8/08 8:12 PM) Reply
That is sooooo beautiful ~ what a great fabric choice! I'm glad you got the sleeves to fit better, I need to fix my sleeve piece for my next top, it's definitely too high as is.
Meggie LuLu said... (4/8/08 6:26 PM) Reply
That is just absolutely GORGEOUS!!!!!! I love that fabric!!!!!
Em's Summer said... (4/8/08 1:44 PM) Reply
This top is soo cute!!!
EveS said... (4/8/08 12:25 PM) Reply
" clear that I didn't understand them..." Great, now I have to clean the Diet Pepsi off my laptop. LOL!!! Anyway, beautiful top and, of course, very entertaining review. And I MUST have that fabric!!
cindyann said... (4/8/08 10:56 AM) Reply
Fabulous! Wouldn't you know I don't have this issue. That always happens. :(
lilyofthevalley said... (4/8/08 10:47 AM) Reply
Love, love, love this top, and the fabric you've chosen is scrumptious! I really like your idea to use banding instead of elastic across the top, and may borrow that tip, if you don't mind. Great top. -Lily
nancy2001 said... (4/8/08 10:38 AM) Reply
Beautiful top.
LindsayT said... (4/8/08 9:37 AM) Reply
Fabulous fabric and style!
carolynw said... (4/8/08 8:37 AM) Reply
Really nice Karen - the fabric is lovely
2BSewing said... (4/8/08 8:05 AM) Reply
Love your knit top, colors, fabric, etc. Looks wonderful!
Karine said... (4/8/08 7:47 AM) Reply
This is a great top. Your fabric choice is absolutely perfect.
Lori V said... (4/8/08 7:08 AM) Reply
Very pretty top, this pattern is such a winner. Cute fabric.
Athene said... (4/8/08 2:28 AM) Reply
Love the top and it will go so well with the tan and the brown pants you have made.
JMarie1962 said... (4/7/08 11:26 PM) Reply
Wow! Love this top. I have to get this pattern because every top I've seen it reviewed has turned out fantastic!
cabinbaby said... (4/7/08 11:05 PM) Reply
Love that top! I bet it is very flattering. I have that same fabric.
patrica said... (4/7/08 9:49 PM) Reply
Gorgeous top, great review. I am about to sew this one too, so I guess I will be the 18th reviewer.
myrooks said... (4/7/08 9:48 PM) Reply
This is so inspires me to try it also. I really like the idea of the band at the neck. Is it alittle smaller lengthwise to hold everything close?
Gelbean said... (4/7/08 9:33 PM) Reply
I love love love this top. The fabric is fantastic. Great job!
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