SIGNUP - FREE Membership and 1 FREE Sewing Lesson
| FAQ | Login
Platinum Sponsor
Fabulous Fit
Fabulous Fit

Pattern Reviews> Simplicity> 8683 (millennium top)

1 more reviews
Viewed 2331 times 
Reviewed by:drsue
photo

 
 
About drsuestarstarstarstar
Member since: 11/11/03
Reviews: 169 (patterns: 152)
Skill level:Beginner
Favored by: 183 people
 
Report a problem with this review
Posted on:3/17/04 1:28 PM
Last Updated:8/15/04 7:42 PM
Review Rating: Helpful by 1 people    Very Helpful by 4 people   
To read this review, please Login. Only registered members can read reviews written more than 6 months ago.
<< Previous      Next >>
16 Comments      Login to Add a Comment    
lornakismet said... (6/9/06 11:37 AM) Reply
Dr. Sue, I admire your style. Your choice of line and color. -LornaKismet (Lorna A.)
cindyann said... (8/16/04 7:34 AM) Reply
I love that top! Thanks!
Katharine in BXL said... (8/16/04 4:12 AM) Reply
Wow! What a top. Glad you could just turn & stitch instead of fussing with facings. They sound wrong for this style anyway. I hope they bring this pattern back.
PVA said... (8/15/04 7:53 PM) Reply
What a neat job & beautiful result! I think that pattern was drafted exactly for your figure! Thanks for the review -- You got it just right!
Debbie Spriggs said... (3/18/04 7:50 AM) Reply
Gorgeous! I have the updated version of this ready to cut out. It looks lovely!
Danvillegirl said... (3/18/04 5:59 AM) Reply
Very nice top and I too like the fabric. I purchased some EOS fabric, very similar to this but I think I need to try a different top than the one I had in mind. This top makes this interesting fabric even more interesting. Thanks for the review.
Kim Winson said... (3/18/04 0:04 AM) Reply
what a fabulous contemporary top. I earmarked the updated pattern after Gigi reviewed it. I have a black stretch fabric that was waiting for it's inspiration. this is it!
SouthernStitch said... (3/17/04 11:13 PM) Reply
Great top! I have this same fabric and was thinking flowing skirt. Now I may reconsider that! Love it!
Schnauzer said... (3/17/04 9:22 PM) Reply
Gorgeous top drsue.Lovely choice of fabric.
Mel.J said... (3/17/04 7:32 PM) Reply
This looks great!
drsue said... (3/17/04 7:22 PM) Reply
Thanks you guys. Gigi I must say after making this that I am so impressed that you were able to alter it! Talk about confusing pieces! I waiting to see how you solve the hem issue with this pleated fabric. Leslie: this was one of the few times I got in right as she was posting some great fabrics. Usually I'm left looking at sold out notices.
Gigi Louis said... (3/17/04 4:25 PM) Reply
Beautiful! Ha, see what I get for never, ever looking at Simplicity in the past? I had to wait 5 years to get the remake! I may shamelessly copy you - I have a pleated EOS leopard-print onionskin in blue. ;-)
Leslie in Austin said... (3/17/04 3:12 PM) Reply
AHA! So *you* are the one who got that fabric. I tried to order that gorgeous fabric for exactly that top (in my shameless attempt at copying Ann Smith's fab-o creation), but no-o-o-o. Sold out in the blink of an eye. Anyhow, your top turned out absolutely beautifully!!
Melody said... (3/17/04 2:31 PM) Reply
What a great top! Now I'll look for the current version.
Liana said... (3/17/04 1:56 PM) Reply
Very cute top! Thanks for the review.
MaryBeth said... (3/17/04 1:33 PM) Reply
Beautiful top! I'd love to see it on you.
 
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
        
Online Class
The Technique of Underlining Garments
The Technique of Underlining Garments

Class Details

Online Class
Blueprints to Blue Jeans
Blueprints to Blue Jeans

Class Details

Butterick B4443

photo
by: MaryMacTre...

Review
Petite Plus Patterns Yoked Blouse

Petite Plus Patterns Yoked Blouse

Pattern Details
Sew Chic Spin Skirt Pattern (ln1209)

Sew Chic Spin Skirt Pattern (ln1209)

Pattern Details