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Pattern Reviews> Simplicity> 3789 3990 (Khaliah Ali - Misses Shirts)

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Posted on:7/3/08 10:42 AM
Last Updated:7/3/08 10:45 AM
Review Rating: Helpful by 3 people    Very Helpful by 7 people   
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Rosebeee said... (7/6/08 11:43 AM) Reply
That does make sense vintageclothes, thanks!! :)
vintageclothes said... (7/6/08 10:13 AM) Reply
Thank you, Rosebee, and all! I tweaked the seams, after they had been sewn on the 5/8" line, by tracing a line farther into the fabric (starting on the 5/8" seam and curving into the fabric, back to the 5/8" seam at the end) and sewed it there to pull the seam in. I started about 1 1/2" below the armhole. I hope that makes sense!
Rosebeee said... (7/5/08 1:36 PM) Reply
How did you tweak the princess seams? I'm working on one of the cross-over views of the same pattern, and having the same problem! I LOVE the fabric you've used for this top! It looks amazing!
Mary Stiefer said... (7/5/08 11:42 AM) Reply
This looks great. Love that embroidered cotton - it really adds to the looks of the blouse.
Jane Warren said... (7/4/08 9:24 PM) Reply
This top is just lovely. I really like the way you have cut the front to fit the embroidered motifs of the fabric - this makes the garment look really upmarket!
Kbenco said... (7/3/08 7:16 PM) Reply
Very nice blouse. I love the embroidered fabric.
Darla in PA said... (7/3/08 4:47 PM) Reply
Very cute top! This is a pattern that is already on my list of to dos. Your version is very nice.
tucci4me said... (7/3/08 12:25 PM) Reply
Oh, yours looks so much nicer than the pattern envelope! Lovely choice of fabric.
michellep74 said... (7/3/08 11:42 AM) Reply
Very pretty blouse! I never would have thought to make a blouse like this with embroidered cotton--yours looks great!
Tina D. said... (7/3/08 11:36 AM) Reply
Very beautiful top! Great job!
Amanda S. said... (7/3/08 10:45 AM) Reply
This is very cute! I love the fabric also. Great job!
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