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Pattern Reviews> Ottobre Woman Magazine> 05-2007-12A (Jersey top)

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Posted on:11/18/08 8:35 PM


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Patzee said... (5/20/09 5:46 PM) Reply
Thanks for showing the lower side seam. Good to know.
LornaJay said... (11/29/08 5:26 PM) Reply
Thanks. I must be more tired than I thought... I hadn't noticed that the pattern instructions continued over the page (blush). I don't have clear elastic, so I shall experiment.
Christas said... (11/29/08 1:18 PM) Reply
Lorna, the pattern recommends 13 cms. I did 12 cms and it wasn't quite as gathered as I would as I would have liked.
LornaJay said... (11/28/08 5:11 PM) Reply
I'm about to make this top (my first Ottobre Woman) but I can't quite see how much elastic you need to use for the side gathers. Is it just whatever looks right? Thanks.
gatorgirl4325 said... (11/19/08 11:14 AM) Reply
Very nice top - Love the fit!
sewknitful said... (11/19/08 10:28 AM) Reply
Your jeans look great too! Well done.
callmeRuth said... (11/19/08 9:30 AM) Reply
I like the looks of this pattern, including the side gathers. How do you like the gathers at the sleeve hems?
shesflipped said... (11/19/08 8:52 AM) Reply
Another great top! Very nice.
Annette1 said... (11/19/08 0:06 AM) Reply
I can't believe this is the same top you started with! A MUCH better fit on this now, and VERY flattering. I LIKE the RUCHING at the sides. :o))
MelissaB in WA said... (11/18/08 11:53 PM) Reply
I like the side gathers - great top!
Lori V said... (11/18/08 11:19 PM) Reply
Nice shirt. I like the gathers on the side.
Nancy Anne said... (11/18/08 9:33 PM) Reply
For a shirt you had to take apart and re-sew, you sure did wind up with a great fit! While the gathers do seem a bit pointless, they don't hurt anything.
Amanda S. said... (11/18/08 9:28 PM) Reply
This is very cute! I love the sleeves and the color is pretty on you as well.
 
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