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Reviewed by:Kristine Kay

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Posted on:7/29/09 12:59 PM
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Patzee said... (8/1/09 3:09 AM) Reply
Very cute top. Thanks for all the detail in your review. It's almost a full tutorial!
Levone said... (7/31/09 1:58 AM) Reply
Beautiful top and excellent review.
Woolygal said... (7/30/09 8:54 AM) Reply
Your fabric is perfect for this top.
doctorsirena said... (7/30/09 8:30 AM) Reply
Love your top! The fabric is great! I actually have a RTW simple tank dress in this exact fabric (but blue colorway) - you might be interested to know that there is no bottom hem finish (fabric is just cut off). So, your smart decision to not hem the bottom and sleeves is confirmed by RTW. Thanks for your hints on working with pleated fabric and about the stretch needle. I also have this top in progress in a lightweight gauze.
Kayseri said... (7/30/09 6:09 AM) Reply
This is fabulous. I've been unimpressed with other examples of this pattern (incl Burda's photo), but you've shown us how to make it work.
arianamaniacs said... (7/30/09 3:15 AM) Reply
very cute look on you
Allie in Hong Kong said... (7/29/09 8:40 PM) Reply
Perfect pattern for your fabric, it looks gorgeous.
Knitters Delight said... (7/29/09 8:28 PM) Reply
I love it!
crazygrad said... (7/29/09 7:43 PM) Reply
Very cute! I have that fabric too!
nellc said... (7/29/09 5:22 PM) Reply
Really nice top, I love your fabric.
cabinbaby said... (7/29/09 4:17 PM) Reply
I love this. Isn't it a fun top?
michellep74 said... (7/29/09 4:11 PM) Reply
I've had that same fabric in my stash for a while and have been wondering what to do with it. Your top is very cute--maybe I'll steal your idea and make this one with my fabric!
Nancy K said... (7/29/09 2:13 PM) Reply
Perfect top for your fabric. It looks great on you.
Christas said... (7/29/09 1:28 PM) Reply
This turned out so cute! Love your fabric choice. I ignore Burda instructions all the time, in fact I scratch my head and ask, "ARE those really instructions?" LOL! Great top.
Alse said... (7/29/09 1:06 PM) Reply
Lovely marriage of fabric and pattern! Looks terrific--and thank you for the sharing the great tips!
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