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Posted on:11/4/04 1:06 AM
Pattern Size:Plus-Sized 

Review Rating: Very Helpful by 2 people   
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tamtay said...
Looks great Towanda!
11/5/04 5:28 PM
Towanda said...
Sherril, I just had surgery and look like hell, so I'm not taking pictures for a while:)
11/4/04 9:36 PM
Sherril Miller said...
Towanda, I was wondering about that front seam but I couldn't remember if mine had one or not. I'm glad you didn't have any problems with the back fit. I still don't have that problem solved with this pattern. Your top is very cute! I'd love to see you wearing it with a smile, though.
11/4/04 7:44 PM
Towanda said...
Thanks for the compliments. By the way, the top does not have a front seam. When I was modeling the top for DH, I discovered that I had nicked the top. When I tried to fix it, the fabric ran. So I ended up with a front seam to hid the nick.
11/4/04 1:40 PM
SandraB said...
Your top came out really nicely. Love the fabric.
11/4/04 10:18 AM
Diana M said...
Thanks for a great review. I'm going to have to try this look, and your suggestions are really helpful.
11/4/04 9:22 AM
SouthernStitch said...
I love your fabric. Nice to know this top works for plus sizes - I might consider this one.
11/4/04 9:07 AM
Ann B. said...
Very pretty! I also made this and also found that it ran really small, so I had to increase a bit. I must have stretched out my neckline as it is unflatteringly wide, and yours if perfect. I love your fit and version. It is a really flattering top.
11/4/04 7:17 AM
mamakooz said...
very cute top! I like the necklace on the dress form!! Nice touch.
11/4/04 7:02 AM
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