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Pattern Reviews> Simplicity> 2733 (MISSES' KNIT TOPS WITH BODICE)

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Reviewed by:Allie in Hong Kong

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Posted on:11/14/09 0:16 AM
Last Updated:11/14/09 0:20 AM
Review Rating: Helpful by 3 people    Very Helpful by 5 people   
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salsera7 said... (8/20/10 12:18 PM) Reply
Good move eliminating the pockets and gathers from the front and lengthening which is exactly what needs to be done to give this top less of a teeny bopper look. Thanks for figuring this out as I have wanted to make this top for awhile but just couldn't figure out what was 'wrong' with it. By the way, your craftsmanship and the way it looks on you is fabulous.
Jali said... (11/16/09 10:10 AM) Reply
Excellent pattern/fabric choice! Your top is a real stand-out.
Heatherrique said... (11/14/09 8:49 PM) Reply
You look so stylish and sharp!
CynthiaSue said... (11/14/09 8:47 PM) Reply
love it love it!! love all that you make! must copy:)
RLL said... (11/14/09 4:52 PM) Reply
Very attractive. Love the color and the design change you made
Vivienne said... (11/14/09 3:41 PM) Reply
The style and colour look spectacular on you. I know spectacular is a strong word for a t-shirt, but you look stunning!
Beek said... (11/14/09 2:38 PM) Reply
This top looks so cute on you, Allie. I think it was a wise move to eliminate the gathers on the lower bodice.
Athene said... (11/14/09 1:54 PM) Reply
You look lovely in this top. Makes me want to buy the pattern. After seeing your photos, I agree it could be made into a really nice dress also.
HawkeMorningStar7 said... (11/14/09 11:11 AM) Reply
Very nice on you, I also LOVE the sleeves!
Kaitlinnegan said... (11/14/09 10:25 AM) Reply
That looks so great on you. I love the sleeves! Somehow I never noticed them, even though I had looked at this pattern before.
Christas said... (11/14/09 10:17 AM) Reply
I love those sleeves. I just bought several Project Runway patterns yesterday at a pattern sale. I wish I had seen your review, I would have bought this one too! Lovely color .... looks very nice on you.
colorkitten said... (11/14/09 9:46 AM) Reply
Wow, I really love it! I would not have bought it based on the line drawing, but your removal of the pockets makes all the difference! wtg!
kidmd said... (11/14/09 9:45 AM) Reply
Beautiful! I've been planning to make this one, too. That lower bodice pocket has me confused though - it seems like it is integrated into the front in a weird way. I'm definitely going to give it a try though. Yours is great!
Nan Kay said... (11/14/09 8:53 AM) Reply
Yours is better! I like your change to the lower front enough to buy the pattern.
MsOzark said... (11/14/09 7:57 AM) Reply
Very nice looking top! Fits wonderful...thankd for the great review. Convinced me to add this pattern to my list of "must buys!"
JTink said... (11/14/09 7:52 AM) Reply
Beautiful job. I love the color. Did you have to do an FBA on this?
BillieJean said... (11/14/09 6:32 AM) Reply
Really, really cute. I like it better with a flatter front too.
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