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Posted on:1/25/04 4:18 PM
Last Updated:1/25/04 9:35 PM

Review Rating: Helpful by 2 people    Very Helpful by 3 people   
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canei said... (2/1/13 7:59 AM) Reply
Kim Winson said... (4/26/05 9:02 PM) Reply
Wow Marybeth! A great idea that turned out beautifully. You've inspired me.
said... (1/27/04 6:52 PM) Reply
I can see why it gets noticed - it frames your face so beautifully.
SouthernStitch said... (1/26/04 1:31 PM) Reply
It's so good to see something different out of polar fleece! Very fresh and creative.
Neefer said... (1/26/04 11:52 AM) Reply
That looks great on you.
jlg said... (1/26/04 5:18 AM) Reply
Your top looks so warm and comfortable. Again, I love that lettuced edge.
MaryBeth said... (1/26/04 0:15 AM) Reply
Katharine: I used a commercial serger with wooly nylon in the loopers and Maxilock in the needle. This machine has only one looper so I run two threads through it. You can do the same thing with a home serger.
Katharine in BXL said... (1/25/04 11:55 PM) Reply
I LOVE the lettuce sleeves! They're very eye-catching. Did you lettuce with your SM or with a serger?
Georgene said... (1/25/04 10:57 PM) Reply
Love the lettuce! Did you lettuce the cowl also, or leave it raw? Cute-n-cosy, bravo.
MaryBeth said... (1/25/04 9:36 PM) Reply
Lisa M: I just edited the review to make it clearer that this is the view A.
lisa m said... (1/25/04 9:32 PM) Reply
What a great look! Is THIS one view B also? I haven't seen anyone do view B off-the-shoulder yet. I've only made view A, the bulky (as opposed to the thinner) on-the-shoulder one.
Danvillegirl said... (1/25/04 8:39 PM) Reply
The top looks great and goes nicely with the jumper. I have yet to try polarfleece. Seems to sew very well
Linda E. said... (1/25/04 6:36 PM) Reply
great looking top, I have this pattern I am going to have to find time to make after seeing your review I want one,
cindyann said... (1/25/04 4:47 PM) Reply
I would not have considered polarfleece for this top, but it's really nice. The cowl sits "just right" and it looks so cozy and warm. The lettuce treatment give a feminine touch to the sleeve.
Ann Smith said... (1/25/04 4:29 PM) Reply
MaryBeth, that looks so good on you! The white cowl really livens up the jumper and makes it more interesting. I love the lettuce edging.
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