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Posted on:5/7/08 1:40 PM
Last Updated:5/7/08 1:41 PM


Review Rating: Helpful by 6 people    Very Helpful by 4 people   
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TinaMc said... (6/12/15 1:13 PM) Reply
Love the way this looks on you and appreciate the info on fitting. So helpful!
kristar903 said... (4/8/11 6:31 PM) Reply
Best version of this one I've seen. Great job!
CurlyCrafter said... (6/11/08 6:04 PM) Reply
I wish I would have read your review before I used this pattern! Mine came out really big, too. I think I'm going down a size - probably even two next time. Yours looks really lovely though and the material is great!
lilyofthevalley said... (5/8/08 10:48 PM) Reply
Who says you can't get anything for $2.00? You got a beautiful little top and it's most attractive on you. I too think you could go down to the size 8, though the size 10 looks great, too. Lovely, Lily
born2bead said... (5/8/08 1:46 PM) Reply
Cute little top - looks great on you!
Happy go lucky said... (5/8/08 3:51 AM) Reply
That looks so lovely. What a great looking print.
Lucinda said... (5/8/08 0:33 AM) Reply
sewsewboy, that's about right; my sister wears a 10 in RTW and she sews a 14 for herself. I think it's just the pattern to be honest. I wear a 4/6 on top and 6 on bottom in RTW and I made a 10 for myself, which I usually do. But by looking at the finished measurements, I could have easily gone down to an 8 or even a 6.
sewsewboy said... (5/8/08 0:14 AM) Reply
Made this top in a 14 for my sister. She wears a retail 10 at the GAP and at Kohl's. According to the pattern, her measurements place her at a 14 but the shirt was gargantuan. What size retail are you and how many sizes up or down did you go??? Otherwise, your top came out better than my sister's tent. Thanks for whatever help you can give.
Meggie LuLu said... (5/7/08 4:20 PM) Reply
That's looks SOOO NICE!!!! Great job!!!!
nannykk said... (5/7/08 4:09 PM) Reply
very cute!
Lori V said... (5/7/08 3:51 PM) Reply
Very pretty.
 
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