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McCall's: 6513 (Misses' Tops) - Type:Tops    printable version
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ArtAttack said...
It looks remarkably like the $150 top. I love it. Do you feel good in it? That's sort of all that matters...
1/24/12 10:11 PM
NancyZL said...
I really like yours ! Glad you kept at it! Can't believe the other was $150 yikes!
1/24/12 10:51 PM
SewWil said...
I think your top turned out great. I like the print a lot. I just picked up this pattern. Thanks for the heads-up about the sizing.
1/24/12 11:10 PM
Lori V said...
I think your top is very pretty and looks just like the $150 top. With time away from the sizing issues, maybe the top will prove to be a winner.
1/25/12 8:16 AM
BexInMD said...
Your top looks great! I love the fabric and the ruching at the side. Maybe you'll enjoy it more if you think "uniquely yours" rather than "not quite a knock-off".
1/25/12 11:01 AM
cleverkitty said...
Palmer & Pletsch missed the boat when they came out with fitting Jersey/Spandex/Lycra style tops. Jalie patterns are the answer and from there you can go back to the big 4 with experience. You can not try the tissue on with a stretchy fitted style top...period next up--- the $150 top has it's worth in the Label (keep the label) most likely lower end clothing are knock-offs from originals made with inexpensive fabrics? You get an A for effort for trying to copy an original ~~~ is that not priceless? Idea? you mentioned you were going to wear this with brown skirt, brown pants and later white pants. What about making a skirt in the same fabric (appropriate for knits pattern) turning it into faux dress with some knock out color accessories like royal blue or raspberry??? Happy Sewing GoodbyeValntino
1/25/12 11:40 AM
Cynthia Peacock said...
You have a great sense of style. I love your blog.
1/25/12 2:24 PM
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