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Reviewed by:Lori V
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Posted on:1/12/11 2:17 PM
Last Updated:2/14/12 7:20 AM
Review Rating: Helpful by 6 people    Very Helpful by 7 people   
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jlg said... (2/14/12 7:46 PM) Reply
Another great top.
TJSEWS said... (2/14/12 4:51 PM) Reply
What a beautiful job you did!
tsedai said... (2/14/12 11:55 AM) Reply
It looks amazing in that fabric! I love it!
lcdrbetty said... (2/14/12 11:39 AM) Reply
Fit, fabric, style...doesn't get much better. Love your top!
nicegirl said... (2/14/12 10:39 AM) Reply
Fabulous, fabulous use of the ombre stripes. I would totally steal this out of your closet and you've just sold me on this pattern.
redside said... (2/14/12 10:04 AM) Reply
Love the stripes!
Nan Kay said... (2/14/12 9:32 AM) Reply
Absolutely love how this version turned out! The fabric is fantastic, and you really got the fit nailed down too.
Christas said... (2/14/12 8:57 AM) Reply
I'm kicking myself that I didn't buy this pattern at the last sale! What a wonderful outfit. The top is so nice!
GoodbyeValntino said... (2/14/12 8:22 AM) Reply
Very cleverly designed! Thanks for the review.
jlg said... (11/23/11 7:25 AM) Reply
This turned out great. I love the plaid.
Nancy Peters said... (9/5/11 12:26 PM) Reply
I am tracing and cutting out the pattern now and will use your changes. Thanks!
Lori V said... (9/3/11 6:55 AM) Reply
Nancy, I used some 1/8" elastic in the seam of the sleeve (top seam) and stretched that as sewing. This gave me the look of the ruching. Yes, I shortened the long sleeve pattern.
Nancy Peters said... (9/2/11 8:13 PM) Reply
So if I have this correctly, you used the long sleeves but shortened them? And you added your own ruchin, not SB's short sleeve ruching in her directions? I have this pattern and am trying to decide how to make elbow length sleeves.
JETrinity said... (1/13/11 2:05 PM) Reply
What a beautiful diagonal print. The sleeves look very nice.
Obrooks770 said... (1/13/11 1:59 PM) Reply
I love this top, looks great on you!
IZJ said... (1/13/11 8:10 AM) Reply
This is so cute! The plaid is great. Love the whole outfit.
ggf2005 said... (1/13/11 0:04 AM) Reply
this is really cute! i love your fabric choice!
Barbara V said... (1/12/11 9:34 PM) Reply
Cute bias plaid top especially with use of belt.
VirginiasDghter said... (1/12/11 9:10 PM) Reply
VERY cute top!
cindy-lou said... (1/12/11 9:06 PM) Reply
Gorgeous, gorgeous Lori! Wish I had that pattern stashed away...
Terri A said... (1/12/11 9:04 PM) Reply
I really adore your plaid version. Oh it is the PERFECT length and colors on you...
Ann Smith said... (1/12/11 7:34 PM) Reply
Love the bias plaid on this top. Very nice.
Knitters Delight said... (1/12/11 4:00 PM) Reply
I love this top! Gorgeous job.
pterion said... (1/12/11 2:25 PM) Reply
What a stylish and flattering top! I like the look of sleeves that length.
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