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Posted on:4/4/12 10:54 PM
Review Rating: Helpful by 4 people    Very Helpful by 8 people   
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Ashford said... (4/20/12 4:38 AM) Reply
That was a good tip to shorten the elastic to narrow the neck line in. You got the bottom hem length and the sleeve length just right. The outfit has a nice balance. I appreciate the fabric link. With that lovely fabric print and fabric drape, you must have known we would ask.
mochimo said... (4/12/12 4:33 PM) Reply
It is beautiful! And I love the print too.
allycovey said... (4/10/12 11:35 AM) Reply
beautiful fabric deepika..
Deepika said... (4/6/12 1:39 PM) Reply
Wow, thank you everyone for such nice comments. Nessa09 the leggings are from Macy's from many years ago. Sadly I havent been able to find them now.
Bonnie O said... (4/6/12 9:15 AM) Reply
Very cute on you, Deepika! Love the print.
1SewSweet said... (4/6/12 7:49 AM) Reply
I love this top! Great job! I have this pattern but have not made it yet...I have to pull it out now!
Nessa09 said... (4/5/12 11:07 PM) Reply
Nice top! The leggings, though!! I love them!
JEF said... (4/5/12 9:48 PM) Reply
Ditto what everyone else said about tunic length and leggings. Adorable!
TJSEWS said... (4/5/12 8:49 PM) Reply
Love the print. And the tunic is perfect with the leggings! Fabulous!
ggf2005 said... (4/5/12 5:19 PM) Reply
cute, love your leggings
cahmad said... (4/5/12 4:30 PM) Reply
Wow Deepika - that turned out amazing! It looks fabulous on you! Why do I not have that pattern?
pdiddly said... (4/5/12 4:22 PM) Reply
I love that fabric - looks great
MNBarb said... (4/5/12 1:12 PM) Reply
This pattern hasn't called to me until now. I love your tunic length version with leggings. Thanks for the review and the link for another fabric source.
Tina Lou said... (4/5/12 12:41 PM) Reply
Thanks for the great write-up with helpful tips for altering. I had been steering clear of this pattern because I was afraid it might overpower, but seeing your finished product has convinced me otherwise! Since I know that we both have smallish frames, I'll be able to make similar modifications when I make this pattern. And thanks too for the fabric resource - love organic knits, and that print is TDF!
ConnieBJ said... (4/5/12 10:32 AM) Reply
Eek - Love it! Good nudge for people to enter the Best Patterns Contest too!
sewing addict said... (4/5/12 8:58 AM) Reply
This is not a pattern that jumps out at me but now that I see it on you, I might consider putting it on my wish list. You wear it well.
ryan's mom said... (4/5/12 7:56 AM) Reply
This really looks awesome on you! Fantastic pairing with those leggings--love the look.
Rhonda in Montreal said... (4/5/12 7:13 AM) Reply
Beautiful woman in a pretty outfit!!! ;D
Elke said... (4/5/12 6:15 AM) Reply
Looks fabulous on you. Lovely fabric and styling.
jlg said... (4/5/12 5:36 AM) Reply
I love this. The fabric is fantastic.
VivianZ said... (4/5/12 0:44 AM) Reply
i like the dress/tunic. When I made mine I didn't line it and just wear a slip. I agree. I took out at least 4 inches of elsatic, and my neckline still stretches out, and the tie doesn't want to stay on the side. I might eliminate it altogether in the next version. I like your print.
marec said... (4/4/12 11:56 PM) Reply
That is really cute, especially with your awesome leggings.
SewWil said... (4/4/12 11:27 PM) Reply
Looks great as a tunic with leggings.
AndreaSews said... (4/4/12 11:19 PM) Reply
Love it, looks great on you. Off to check that fabric site!
QuiltSewSewSue said... (4/4/12 11:19 PM) Reply
Really cute with the leggings - love the fabric you chose too!
Raye Ann said... (4/4/12 11:03 PM) Reply
Really cute! And that is a great print!
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