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Reviewed by:Harriet Rogers
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Posted on:5/20/08 6:23 PM
Review Rating: Helpful by 1 people    Very Helpful by 14 people   
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persevering said... (3/10/09 10:06 AM) Reply
Thanks for your review - what a fabulous look on you - and you stuck it through 2 muslins & made adjustments - sharing your experience! It is so encouraging - reading this - Yes, it is going to happen, I'll get back into sewing!
Athene said... (6/8/08 8:36 PM) Reply
This top turned out fabulous. Thanks for the tips about the high neckline and your changes to get a good look.
carnelian said... (5/22/08 10:38 AM) Reply
So chic, so graceful!
Helen near Sydney said... (5/22/08 7:21 AM) Reply
Annette1 said... (5/21/08 2:41 PM) Reply
I LOVE this top, and you look FABULOUS in it! I really like your idea of having the fold-over facings, as I've wondered about the neckline on this one (possibly being too high). Yours is perfect. :o)
LindsayT said... (5/21/08 12:21 PM) Reply
Wonderful top and stunning on you!
Luckylibbet said... (5/21/08 11:46 AM) Reply
Thanks for the helpful tips - and your finished product is lovely. I like the monochromatic look too.
carolynw said... (5/21/08 11:42 AM) Reply
Very nice top - fits you beautifully
Heatherrique said... (5/21/08 3:34 AM) Reply
Hello Harriet and welcome back! You are sensational in your superb top!
Ann Smith said... (5/21/08 2:44 AM) Reply
Your top looks terrific. Hard to imagine the muslin being so high as this top looks plenty high at the neck. Thanks for the tips to help when I get to this pattern.
Heatherbelle said... (5/21/08 0:03 AM) Reply
Love it! I have been looking for a wrap top with a high neckline for winter and this was on the shortlist, I will definitely get this one now. The gathering is very flattering, good on you for persevering.
appleton78 said... (5/20/08 9:53 PM) Reply
This looks beautiful on you. Lovely job, great review. So helpful!
Kay Y said... (5/20/08 9:33 PM) Reply
Isn't this the nicest elegant and comfy top? Yours looks really wonderful on you, and removing the facings is a big improvement.
Enid E said... (5/20/08 8:17 PM) Reply
As usual, your top looks wonderful on you. The modifications worked well, and I know you will enjoy wearing it.
nancy2001 said... (5/20/08 8:11 PM) Reply
Very chic. I love the changes you made to your top. I have this pattern but haven't made it yet.
Michelle L said... (5/20/08 7:21 PM) Reply
Thanks for the info. I made a similar top and have never been happy with the "flappy" facings. I really like your version.
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