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Pattern Reviews> Purrfection> 1018 (Taipei Top & Trousers)

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Posted on:10/30/04 11:08 PM
Pattern Size:Plus-Sized Regular 

Review Rating: Helpful by 1 people    Very Helpful by 6 people   
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Georgene said... (12/30/04 9:19 PM) Reply
I agree this would be fabulous on you in solid with a matching pant. Now that you know this pattern, you can do the next one much quicker, especially if your fabric is less slippery. Maybe a rayon challis?
Mini said... (12/30/04 4:02 PM) Reply
You can really wear this style!! I have seen ready to wear versions of this top that sell for big $$'s, and yours looks just as nice. I think it would look good with a short sleeve for summer too.
Debbie Cook said... (12/29/04 10:45 PM) Reply
I agree, this *is* a cool top! And you should definitely consider sewing it again since it's so flattering on you. I can see it all one color, top to pants, and in different weights for different seasons. Don't worry about the see-thru. The camera often sees what we don't in real life and I bet that if you can't see thru the top in your mirror, neither can anyone else. Great review!
cmarie12 said... (11/1/04 8:54 AM) Reply
This is really a good look for you! You should consider making more in solid as well as print combinations!
ImageN said... (10/31/04 10:17 AM) Reply
that is really art in action, isn't it? I LOVE it.
Katharine in BXL said... (10/31/04 9:32 AM) Reply
Hi! What a nice flowy top. I live in Taipei (writing you from there now) and I just HAD to see what a "Taipei Top" was. Thanks for doing & reviewing this pattern!
LindaS. said... (10/31/04 8:58 AM) Reply
Ditto what Lisa said. When I looked at your top the first word that came to me was "cool". Love the fabric, too, and it's very flattering on you. Good job, good review.
Lisa Laree said... (10/31/04 0:21 AM) Reply
What a cool top! It looks great on you, too.
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