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Simplicity 2258
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Pattern Reviews> Vogue Patterns> 8596 (MISSES' TOP AND TUNIC)

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Reviewed by:valerie sews
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Posted on:12/31/09 5:33 AM
Last Updated:12/31/09 6:26 PM


Review Rating: Very Helpful by 9 people   
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Jane S said... (1/4/10 12:50 PM) Reply
Thank you so much for a helpful review. I've been eying this pattern and it's so useful to see it made up. Your rayon fabric is beautiful. Thanks for the directions for alterations, too, since I would have to make similar ones to make this work for me.
Lucy in Virginia said... (1/4/10 10:34 AM) Reply
Thanks for all the photos of your alterations. It is always helpful to see just how to do this!
Schnauzer said... (12/31/09 11:36 PM) Reply
Another pretty top, Val!
JudiBee2 said... (12/31/09 9:33 PM) Reply
Your top is very nice. Thanks for posting it.
katlew03 said... (12/31/09 7:41 PM) Reply
Very pretty fabric.
kimmielovesparis said... (12/31/09 3:15 PM) Reply
Lovely top.
Athene said... (12/31/09 7:02 AM) Reply
Great top for your New Year's eve. I like your sleeve adjustments.
 
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