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Posted on:1/21/10 6:15 AM
Pattern Size:Plus-Sized Regular Petite 


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kbrock said...
The top looks great, but I understand your issue with the fabric. I have done this myself and have found that an overnight soak in a fairly strong mixture of cold water and cheap (the soapy feeling pink stuff) fabric softener works wonders to soften up the fabric. You may need to do it a few times, drying in the dryer on low with a towel or two to beat it up a bit, but it will soften the fabric. Think of your favorite old apron that was once so crisp, and is now a soft old friend. You are basically aging the fabric, so be prepared for some fading.
3/7/10 9:48 PM
Pam Padilla said...
I think the style suits you very well. It may not be what you are used to, but it looks great.
1/22/10 10:31 AM
Pam~Off The Cuff~ said...
Very nice blouse! I haven't made this one yet..now I will after seeing yours :)
1/22/10 6:59 AM
Heatherrique said...
I like this top on you! So much nicer than the illustrations!
1/21/10 6:02 PM
michellep74 said...
Pretty top! I hope the elastic fixes the comfort issue so that you get more wear out of this!
1/21/10 10:51 AM
mhk3boys said...
Very pretty top! I love your fabric choice. I also love the bamboo you dyed on your blog, that will be pretty on you!
1/21/10 10:09 AM
 
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