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Pattern Reviews> Jalie> 2794 (Sweetheart Top)

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Posted on:5/19/12 9:16 PM
Review Rating: Very Helpful by 2 people   
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MapleCandy3 said... (5/21/12 10:34 PM) Reply
LynnRowe - I am cool with blaming the fabric lol I'll make sure to try some rayon/lycra and see what happens!
RadarRadiance said... (5/19/12 10:47 PM) Reply
Your version looks fantastic on, great fit and very stylish.
crazygrad said... (5/19/12 10:19 PM) Reply
Nice! I've been intimidated by this pattern (even though I bought it), and I think the print will look even more fabulous!
LynnRowe said... (5/19/12 9:55 PM) Reply
Gorgeous, well done! I blame your fabric for the back neck...cotton knits and I do not agree on what the proper binding behaviour is. Try a rayon/Lycra knit next time, and see if that cures the problem. Without lycra, knits have a habit of not recovering well when stretched, and in applying binding, one must stretch. The Lycra adds the recovery. Your top still looks terrific, and with the front vision, no one will be looking at the back neckline anyways. :)
wenznz said... (5/19/12 9:37 PM) Reply
Well done, the fit looks really good. Can't wait to see it in your orange print!
 
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