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Posted on:6/15/11 9:21 AM
Review Rating: Helpful by 3 people    Very Helpful by 12 people   
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CarolynGM said... (8/5/13 6:02 AM) Reply
SewingCanary -- the apex of the vertical darts is positioned correctly. What you think you see in the picture is actually a crease formed when ironing the shirt.
sewingcanary said... (8/4/13 1:56 PM) Reply
Since it's been 2 years since you made this, I don't know if you will read reviews. I have purchased this pattern to be my main shirt/blouse pattern and am pleased with reviews. On yours, I would like to suggest you lower the apex of the vertical darts. I can't see the side dart but think it would look nicer and fit better if you lowered the point - easy to do.
MelissaB in WA said... (9/20/11 8:19 AM) Reply
I really love your blouse! And like you, so happy this has an "A" cup included (not sure why we always get left out). I think this pattern is up next in my queue.
JenniferMM said... (8/4/11 3:19 PM) Reply
Yours turned out great! All the fitting paid off! It looks great in the linen - I may need to add a linen one to my queue for next spring :)
loti said... (7/5/11 0:55 AM) Reply
Oh, I like it in linen, great shirt.
Maree P said... (6/18/11 7:01 PM) Reply
Beautifully made shirt Carolyn.
pdiddly said... (6/16/11 1:37 PM) Reply
this has been made beautifully - you must be delighted
Cathee said... (6/16/11 12:33 PM) Reply
I really want to make this shirt. Looks really great on you!
Barbara V said... (6/16/11 12:17 PM) Reply
Wonderful job with fitting alterations! So nice to have ZERO hand sewing once in awhile too. It looks great on you.
Woolygal said... (6/16/11 7:12 AM) Reply
I am in the middle of making this shirt and I too think it's the new TNT for me. Love it.
CynthiaSue said... (6/16/11 0:28 AM) Reply
Shirt queen....nice shadwvof brown.
CynthiaSue said... (6/16/11 0:28 AM) Reply
Shirt queen....nice shadwvof brown.
carolynw said... (6/15/11 10:18 PM) Reply
Great looking shirt - am sure you'll be reaching for this one often!
Morisot said... (6/15/11 7:31 PM) Reply
Great result. Especially love the color, cut, and white buttons.
FreyaStark said... (6/15/11 5:54 PM) Reply
A really nice, smart shirt. I like the look of this pattern myself.
marthamyers said... (6/15/11 2:49 PM) Reply
What a great look on you! I love linen for shirts with shape. The fitting sounded a bit challenging but your result is well worth it. I'm sure you will wear this a lot. Your shirt details are divine too.
JDpenelope said... (6/15/11 12:50 PM) Reply
Now I want to see one in plaid. :-) Another beautiful shirt.
marec said... (6/15/11 11:49 AM) Reply
What a perfect shirt-the color, fabric and style all work together to highlight your gorgeous figure!
drsue said... (6/15/11 11:30 AM) Reply
You did a fabulous job! Very impressive.
EleanorSews said... (6/15/11 11:18 AM) Reply
Perfection! The fit and the execution. What a wonderful addition to your wardrobe ~ looks like upscale RTW only better.
Gelbean said... (6/15/11 11:18 AM) Reply
Beautiful shirt. The sleeve length is great and the fit is perfect!
portercs said... (6/15/11 11:13 AM) Reply
Great fit on your blouse!
Vintage Joan said... (6/15/11 10:27 AM) Reply
Beautiful blouse. :)
Christas said... (6/15/11 9:52 AM) Reply
I love your new blouse and wish it was in MY closet! The blouse is a perfect fit on you and great color to go with so many things. I am enjoying all the reviews from your latest burst of sewing mojo! Great review!
sewing addict said... (6/15/11 9:33 AM) Reply
Your shirt turned out beautifully and the colour and sleeve length are very becoming. I must add that pattern to my collection. Great review.
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