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Posted on:7/15/12 4:56 AM
Last Updated:7/15/12 7:15 PM


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Readbks said... (6/23/14 5:58 AM) Reply
I really like the insets. I'd never have thought of doing something like this--thanks so much for the inspiration!
slee said... (7/26/12 7:43 PM) Reply
Looks nice!
SquishSews said... (7/17/12 6:51 AM) Reply
Thank you, prttynpnk - looks like chose similar colors! Thanks, Zoe; I got four or five compliments yesterday even without people knowing I made it. I'm shocked, LOL, but find the top very comfortable to wear! Flyawayhair, for some reason (pure stubbornness?) I had to maximize the amount of the solid color... so it took three pieces, scrounging the solid, to make up the pattern piece (#14 ha, I remember)! Thanks, PattyE! It softened a bit over the day's wear, but not much. Thanks, JEF-my first try at them. I really need to figure out better what to where three pieces of fabric meet...
JEF said... (7/16/12 4:42 AM) Reply
Love what you did with the inserts.
PattyE said... (7/15/12 11:58 PM) Reply
Really cute top...I love the crisp collar!
flyawayhair said... (7/15/12 10:09 PM) Reply
I love this! I am so inspired by the insets...I'm going to have to copy you. Great job.
zoe said... (7/15/12 9:52 PM) Reply
Very cute top!
prttynpnk said... (7/15/12 8:36 PM) Reply
Those insets are very fun! Now I need to make this again,too!
SquishSews said... (7/15/12 7:17 PM) Reply
Thanks, frame! I chose the cotton because one of the choices was "laundered cotton"... and I did pre-wash! But it was too crisp. However, after a half-day of wearing it in 95* weather... the crispness gave it a bit of "float" that was really comfortable.
frame said... (7/15/12 1:24 PM) Reply
I like it. The back is so interesting. I think the fabric recommendations are for something really drapey. A soft woven rayon perhaps?
SquishSews said... (7/15/12 4:57 AM) Reply
Pictures later. Can't find the edit link on my phone. For now, Flickr.com/photos/squishsews.
 
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