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Posted on:7/23/09 0:56 AM

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Patzee said...
I really, really love the #1 version. Using both sides of the fabric just gives it that perfect bit of personal creativity!
7/24/09 1:23 AM
colormefun said...
Glad I could warn you guys about the slit! Sallygirl-- i understand cutting the bow/collar a little more narrow. It makes suuch a difference what kind of fabric it's cut in too. I didn't narrow the collar at all on either top and the width looks totally different from #1 to #2 just because of the drape of the fabric.
7/23/09 12:44 PM
cindyintampa said...
#1 is so pretty. Great use of a difficult fabric.
7/23/09 11:39 AM
Sallygirl said...
I have this on the sewing table as we speak. I'm making the puffed sleeve version. I will make my front slit shorter, so thank you for that tip! I also cut my bow/collar an inch narrower -- it just seemed really wide even when doubled. You did a great job!
7/23/09 10:55 AM
jannw said...
Thank you for mentioning the low slit..Wish I had your review before I made mine..Both of yours turned out great
7/23/09 8:12 AM
doctorsirena said...
I love both versions but especially the second with the short balloon puff sleeves and where you put in darts to make it more fitted. I may have to try this pattern - thanks for the info on the low neckline since I would probably want to raise it a bit if I make it. Very helpful review!
7/23/09 5:40 AM
FreyaStark said...
It's lovely!
7/23/09 5:19 AM
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