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


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kbrock said... (3/7/10 9:48 PM) Reply
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.
Pam Padilla said... (1/22/10 10:31 AM) Reply
I think the style suits you very well. It may not be what you are used to, but it looks great.
Pam~Off The Cuff~ said... (1/22/10 6:59 AM) Reply
Very nice blouse! I haven't made this one yet..now I will after seeing yours :)
Heatherrique said... (1/21/10 6:02 PM) Reply
I like this top on you! So much nicer than the illustrations!
michellep74 said... (1/21/10 10:51 AM) Reply
Pretty top! I hope the elastic fixes the comfort issue so that you get more wear out of this!
mhk3boys said... (1/21/10 10:09 AM) Reply
Very pretty top! I love your fabric choice. I also love the bamboo you dyed on your blog, that will be pretty on you!
 
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