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Vogue Patterns: 8430 (MISSES' JACKET) thumbsup - Type:Coat/Jacket    printable version
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Barbara V said...
Your vest looks terrific. The fabric is lovely and looks like something from EOS and is perfect for your vest. The alterations you made sound like the same thing I would need to do. Great job. I going to look for that Thread's article.
11/30/09 7:07 PM
Renren said...
No wonder you got compliments. This is absolutely beautiful. It's like a work of art. I think I'm following that dart thing you did in the back. It sounds like a V shape, right, with one leg of the V coming down from each shoulder seam and meeting at CB? Beautiful fabric from EOS and your photo is very nice.
11/30/09 7:34 PM
BillieJean said...
Actually, Renren, the dart runs straight across the back, from shoulder seam to shoulder seam, and sits just at the point where a collar would be sewn. (I put the jacket on my dressform and pinned out the amount that was too full and that became my dart.) I hope this helps.
11/30/09 8:12 PM
Rebecca D said...
Your version is great. Thanks for the tips on the sizing.
12/1/09 6:32 AM
barbcl said...
Very good looking vest! I love the color and the fabric!
12/2/09 2:00 PM
AuntieShel said...
I LOVE what you did with this pattern. It looks fabulous.
12/6/09 10:54 AM
BillieJean said...
Thank you all for your lovely comments.
12/7/09 11:50 AM
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