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Posted on:4/6/12 3:27 AM


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pdiddly said... (4/7/12 12:12 PM) Reply
great pattern and fabric
marec said... (4/7/12 10:40 AM) Reply
Lovely, and the fabric is wonderful.
Mel.J said... (4/7/12 9:18 AM) Reply
Love your top. It looks very stylish, a great pattern & fabric combo.
eruuska said... (4/7/12 8:03 AM) Reply
I just bought this pattern and am waiting for it to arrive. Your comments about the collars and fabrics are very helpful and very much appreciated! Love the printed one especially!
meggy said... (4/6/12 10:39 PM) Reply
Your top looks very nice.
allycovey said... (4/6/12 2:14 PM) Reply
nice top great job and I love the fabric choice.
CissieW said... (4/6/12 10:31 AM) Reply
Love the way the collar behaves. Can't wait to try this.
SewWil said... (4/6/12 10:21 AM) Reply
Beautiful top! I love both versions. Thanks for bringing this pattern to my attention.
Jrhee said... (4/6/12 10:09 AM) Reply
Pretty tops, and cute pattern! I like it with the fitted bodice.
Dilliander said... (4/6/12 8:18 AM) Reply
Hi Robin, The neckline doesn't feel as low as on some tops (such as the Pia). I think because the cowl drape gives extra coverage and fills in some of the neckline area, also the "u" shaped neckline means the cowl falls closely on each side. You could raise it a little if preferred, it would be a relatively simple adjustment. Thanks everyone for the kind comments.
Sharonspils said... (4/6/12 8:14 AM) Reply
Gorgeous top, love the collar and thank you for showing how it sits with the different fabrics.
Sharonspils said... (4/6/12 8:14 AM) Reply
Gorgeous top, love the collar and thank you for showing how it sits with the different fabrics.
Knitz said... (4/6/12 8:05 AM) Reply
Lovely -- thanks for showing the cowl in a less drapey fabric, as I was wondering about that for my next one. Will be a beautiful wardrobe basic in the fitted silhouette.
newsewer2011 said... (4/6/12 7:51 AM) Reply
The patterned fabric is just perfect for this top.
Robin Denning said... (4/6/12 6:51 AM) Reply
Dilliander, both tops are beautiful and inspiring. Thanks for all the details about your decisions and results. I have that pattern, so it will get sewn soon! Did you find the neckline to be too low? I guess one can always wear something underneath if the neckline is too low.
FreyaStark said... (4/6/12 6:38 AM) Reply
Very nice. I love that printed wool jersey.
fauxgetaboutit said... (4/6/12 4:43 AM) Reply
What a flattering top. I love both your fabric choices, but especially love the tissue weight. The collar has the perfect amount of drape and reveal giving it versatility for both under a jacket as well as being on its own.
 
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