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Posted on:12/23/10 1:22 AM
Review Rating: Helpful by 1 people    Very Helpful by 2 people   
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MarianS said... (12/25/10 6:14 PM) Reply
I think it looks great on you! Does the fabric have any stretch to it? If so, the stretch would make it turn out bigger. The "big four" patterns always allow a lot of ease, and I usually go down a size from my actual measurements or use 1" seams where I want less ease.
CallMeSu said... (12/23/10 5:25 PM) Reply
Hi Sunmaid8 I too am a beginner sewer having only made a handful of garments that I actually wear out in public :) But one thing that I do to make sure I have a better fit is checking the finished garment measurements printed on the pattern envelope and patter pieces and then I compare them to my body measurements and then I determine how much ease and need in the garment and I adjust up or down from there. I hope that helps.
RockNRoll said... (12/23/10 4:55 PM) Reply
i have this pattern. That does look really good on you! I cant believe its only your second sewing attempt. Good JOb!
psm484 said... (12/23/10 1:05 PM) Reply
This top looks so cute on you! Can't believe this was only your second project. Great job!
SewWil said... (12/23/10 12:03 PM) Reply
Great job!
sewtime said... (12/23/10 10:05 AM) Reply
Good work, it looks like it is a good fit and it is cute!!
 
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