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Reviewed by:VeryPrairie

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Posted on:9/3/09 8:01 PM
Review Rating: Helpful by 3 people    Very Helpful by 16 people   
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mscocca said... (6/21/15 1:54 PM) Reply
Please allow me to get into your blog, I am really interested in this pattern!
vitaminec said... (4/28/15 8:34 AM) Reply
I'm looking for this pattern, could you help me? thanks
samkeller said... (10/23/09 9:16 PM) Reply
I like yours better then the designer or Anthropologie's knockoff, much better, and I love Anthropologie!
wzrdreams said... (10/16/09 1:38 PM) Reply
I love this. I am completely enamoured with your creation! This pattern is so freakin close to the inspiration that I must hunt down this pattern and make my own plaid version. Thank you for your detailed review.
busymomof3 said... (9/5/09 4:21 PM) Reply
WOW! I love it! You are a pro and love all your stuff!
Nancy Rhodes said... (9/5/09 10:01 AM) Reply
The results are fab! and you carry the style so very well. Thanks for the links to the 'inspiration' garments... Yours looks $600, the anthro. $6 cheap. Well done! and Great Rview
Anniinbc said... (9/4/09 8:41 PM) Reply
You definitely put the work into this top. It's beautiful! Amazing!
Markie1 said... (9/4/09 5:29 PM) Reply
This is absolutely adorable! You fit yourself so well, and the plaid fabric is completely perfect for this top--it looks SO much better than the picture on the pattern, I would not have looked twice at this. Well done!
Barbara V said... (9/4/09 5:28 PM) Reply
Fantastic pattern and wonderful work with the plaid fabric. You look great in it.
amy in mpls said... (9/4/09 4:12 PM) Reply
This is adorable! I love the plaid, and it would be cute as a vest too when it gets a little colder. Oh, your buttons are awesome too...I want this top! :)
Physics Girl said... (9/4/09 1:08 PM) Reply
How cute is that! Great translation of the look.
LollyVee said... (9/4/09 10:36 AM) Reply
Have just read your blog...two words SEWING DIVA!! Stunning top...stunning fabric...Love it Love it! Brilliant review!
Patti B said... (9/4/09 10:11 AM) Reply
What a unique and flattering top. You did a wonderful job and it suits your figure very well.
SpinningJenny said... (9/4/09 7:33 AM) Reply
Your interpretation is stunning! You look fantastic in this.
ladylola said... (9/4/09 7:24 AM) Reply
Awesome top! Excellent job!
Nancy K said... (9/4/09 7:21 AM) Reply
Wonderful top! I really appreciate a woman who likes avant garde clothing and has the body to wear them and the talent to make it! You look fabulous in this.
Jali said... (9/4/09 2:22 AM) Reply
Excellent work! Your top is an inspiration.
ClaireF in CA said... (9/4/09 1:20 AM) Reply
Very beautifully sewn, and gorgeous on you! Thank you for this excellent review, and for the VW inspiration info.!
sew2little said... (9/4/09 0:03 AM) Reply
Stunning! You might rethink your intermediate status!
Ann Smith said... (9/3/09 11:58 PM) Reply
Fantastic top on you. I competely overlooked this pattern so it is great to see it here and the designer inspiration that Vogue knocked off. Love it.
SewRusty said... (9/3/09 11:37 PM) Reply
Awesome! I love this shirt, too bad I couldn't fit into it, LOL! Thanks for the very helpful review!
thirteenstitches said... (9/3/09 11:15 PM) Reply
Very impressive! You look stunning!
jnamcd said... (9/3/09 11:09 PM) Reply
Great job! I read your blog last night --it was a lot of fun and very inspirational!! Love that green tweed dress and the pink knit one!!-- and of course, your 2nd place winner dress!
Sew4Fun said... (9/3/09 10:37 PM) Reply
Fabulous top! I think yours is so much better than VW's. Yours makes the VW look like the knock-off. :) Also well done on matching thoses plaids so perfectly.
mastdenman said... (9/3/09 10:19 PM) Reply
Cute. Love what you did with it.
AquariJenn said... (9/3/09 9:36 PM) Reply
cute top...very trendy look. You did an excellent job with the plaid fabric. :)
Byrdie said... (9/3/09 9:35 PM) Reply
You did a really nice job! The plaid looks great, you lined it up very well. This looks designer!
Nancy Anne said... (9/3/09 8:48 PM) Reply
Terrific, unique shirt! Looks very well made and you did a great translation of it in the plaid.
chicaem29 said... (9/3/09 8:43 PM) Reply
Love love love this on you. I like it even better than the Vivienne Westwood ones - your plaid is fabulous. Great work on a versatile, funky, and overall awesome top!
jonnie664 said... (9/3/09 8:28 PM) Reply
Amazing! Your modifications make the garment completely couture. Great work, especially in use of the plaid!
RachelEsq said... (9/3/09 8:24 PM) Reply
Absolutely love this shirt. So impressed that you knocked-off a Vivienne Westwood. Thanks for the inspiration and helpful review.
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