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Pattern Reviews> Self Drafted Pattern> 59811-1011 (Chanel swimsuit)

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Posted on:3/27/12 10:34 PM
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threadsquare said... (4/23/12 3:17 PM) Reply
This is so fantastic!!! I love B&W, and this is just too great.
printscess said... (4/15/12 1:25 AM) Reply
thats so nice great job!
AnnaL said... (4/14/12 8:45 PM) Reply
Congratulations! What a wonderful bathing suit! Bet it looks even better on. Congrats again, you deserve the win.
Jacqui315 said... (4/13/12 5:44 PM) Reply
Congratulations on a well deserved win! I would love to make one, too.
Mortitia said... (4/11/12 11:52 AM) Reply
So A La Mode......I love the black and white 1960's vibe. Could have been warn by Joanne Whalley in Scandal!
domesticatedmennonite said... (4/9/12 8:53 AM) Reply
you've got my vote!
sew4real said... (4/7/12 8:53 AM) Reply
Love it!
ocean girl said... (4/4/12 11:11 AM) Reply
What an amazing swimsuit!!. I love the detailing, and I think you did a fabulous job of making it.
westmoon said... (4/4/12 7:39 AM) Reply
Wow, what an amazing swimsuit! It looks fabulous!
petro said... (4/4/12 7:17 AM) Reply
Very classy, you got so close to the inspiration model. Thanks for the link to the construction details too.
yummymummy38 said... (3/31/12 2:00 AM) Reply
Absolutely fabulous! A shoo-in as the winner
TJSEWS said... (3/29/12 11:43 AM) Reply
Your swimsuit is amazing and you look gorgeous in it.
annakeeton said... (3/29/12 7:07 AM) Reply
Stunningly stylish!
said... (3/29/12 4:54 AM) Reply
Fabulous and stylish!
pdiddly said... (3/29/12 3:55 AM) Reply
Oh wow - fantastic - I have just ordered my first swimsuit pattern and after seeing yours can't wait to have a go.
Camerio said... (3/28/12 9:21 PM) Reply
Very inspired!
MichelleE said... (3/28/12 9:01 PM) Reply
Very, very clever! You did a great job!
AuntieShel said... (3/28/12 8:34 PM) Reply
Whoa!!!! This is so fabulous, you look great in it!!! And you drafted it yourself from a pic in a magazine!! I'm so impressed and also inspired--would love to take a pattern drafting class. Thank you for all your detailed information. Great job!
Elemenopeo said... (3/28/12 7:41 PM) Reply
Total excellence!
nellc said... (3/28/12 6:44 PM) Reply
Gorgeous swimsuit!
lakaribane said... (3/28/12 5:22 PM) Reply
allycovey said... (3/28/12 4:12 PM) Reply
fantastic job.
sugarduck said... (3/28/12 2:45 PM) Reply
I'm a sucker for a well-done runway knock-off. You've done a great job here. Love it!
VirginiasDghter said... (3/28/12 1:46 PM) Reply've got my vote! You nailed this one! Great job and you look fantastic in it. Love all things Chanel and this is no exception. Nice work!
Claverie said... (3/28/12 12:52 PM) Reply
So, so cute!
SewPrincess said... (3/28/12 11:44 AM) Reply
Very pretty! So original!
JEF said... (3/28/12 10:32 AM) Reply
Wowza! This is great looking and your blog post was so helpful too with the construction tips. Awesome!!!
Mary Heckman said... (3/28/12 9:13 AM) Reply
This is so......cute. Great job! You are so talented and it looks just like a designer bathing suit. What detail.
Elizabeth made this said... (3/28/12 9:04 AM) Reply
Wow. I'd never imagine a swimsuit could be chic. Well done.
kjcaron said... (3/28/12 8:39 AM) Reply
Wow, that is a beautiful swimsuit!
Anne Cherry said... (3/28/12 7:27 AM) Reply
Wow - you'll have the cozzy designers copying you! Thanks for the low-down on fabric sources and construction.
GoodbyeValntino said... (3/28/12 6:39 AM) Reply
What a great swimsuit! So dressy and you wear it well!
jenleeC said... (3/28/12 3:46 AM) Reply
Great swimsuit!
Cerisa said... (3/28/12 3:30 AM) Reply
I love your swimsuit. Tres chic! And you look great in it.
Sew4Fun said... (3/28/12 2:22 AM) Reply
Awesome! No one has bathers like these and if they do they cost a bomb! Nice job.
brrmm said... (3/28/12 1:55 AM) Reply
Terrific! Fantastic work, and it looks fabulous on you.
brrmm said... (3/28/12 1:53 AM) Reply
Terrific! Fantastic work, and it looks fabulous on you.
Sarsez said... (3/28/12 1:22 AM) Reply
Very inspiring and very gorgeous.
SewWil said... (3/28/12 0:19 AM) Reply
Beautiful bathing suit!
SueV said... (3/28/12 0:12 AM) Reply
love it!
SewRaeMe said... (3/27/12 11:08 PM) Reply
Love it!
RadarRadiance said... (3/27/12 11:05 PM) Reply
How cool is this! It looks wonderful and great on you!
Judy Kski said... (3/27/12 10:42 PM) Reply
Wow! What a unique swimsuit. It looks gorgeous on you.
marjoriekh said... (3/27/12 10:40 PM) Reply
Oh la la! What a success. You look fantastic in it, too.
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