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Reviewed by:tamtay

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Posted on:9/6/04 11:30 PM
Last Updated:9/22/04 1:12 AM
Pattern Size:Plus-Sized Regular Petite 
Review Rating: Helpful by 7 people    Very Helpful by 11 people   
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Mini said... (10/5/04 9:56 PM) Reply
Tami, I have this pattern too and think it is very good for thinner (t-shirt weight) knits. For sweater knits, I would go up a size or two as they need more ease. A finished garment in similar fabric makes a good reference. Stretch and Sew patterns are very well-drafted, but the fabric recommendations tend to be a bit vague. It always helps to look at the finished garment size in adition to the size chart. The gussets are such a good idea-Barbara Deckert's book is wonderful.
Sherril Miller said... (10/3/04 10:16 PM) Reply
Tami, try the petite plus twin sweater set. You may have to lengthen, but the bust alteration is already done. You did a good job with the fix. Don't you love it when a wadder becomes wonderful?
mClones said... (9/30/04 10:13 PM) Reply
Wow, am I impressed with your gusset addition. The outfit is very becoming.
MaryLynn in Long Beach said... (9/30/04 0:02 AM) Reply
I really like this top, Tami...I may have to get the pattern, too. Great work!
Runrover said... (9/22/04 7:58 AM) Reply
Your outfit looks very nice on you. You did a great job of fitting the top with the gussets.
JDpenelope said... (9/22/04 7:16 AM) Reply
Your work on the gusset is impressive. I want to try a sweater, but am still too intimidated--yours looks so nice. I'm not clear why you are still looking for a twin set pattern--too difficult to fit this one, I guess?
Diana M said... (9/22/04 2:08 AM) Reply
WOMDERFUL rescue -- and a great review.
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