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Posted on:1/3/05 4:36 PM


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Jennifer shaw said... (1/4/05 8:48 PM) Reply
I really love how your top looks on you. Wow! The silver is such a great color on you. THanks for the review!
mudcat said... (1/4/05 8:16 PM) Reply
Perfect. Very flattering top on you.
Danvillegirl said... (1/4/05 6:27 PM) Reply
Very nice top! It looks good on you.
Sue Anfang said... (1/4/05 12:49 PM) Reply
Judy, thanks for the fast response, can I just doubly say this looks fantastic on you!
AnneM said... (1/4/05 5:19 AM) Reply
I like your version very much. I have this pattern on my wish list, if nothing else to check out the techniques. I agree, the top looks good on you.
ClaireC said... (1/4/05 5:14 AM) Reply
Now there is yet another pattern I have to buy! ;o). I did NOT like this on the model, but I see the "cute and kewl" on you. Beautiful job.
Mel.J said... (1/4/05 2:37 AM) Reply
That's a gorgeous fabric/pattern match. Very nice! (I want one too)
Judy Williment said... (1/3/05 11:53 PM) Reply
*Blush* Thanks to everyone for the compliments! Sue, I usually make a size 8. When I made the long sleeved version, I was a bit worried about size, so made a 10, which was a little big. I could take in the sides, but the twist was still a little loose. I made another one in the size 8, and it fits much better. For me I just needed a whole size smaller everywhere, so you could try going down a size. (Always nice to go down a size! )
Katharine in BXL said... (1/3/05 10:57 PM) Reply
You look terrific in it! I didn't know the slvlss version could be so flattering.
Schnauzer said... (1/3/05 9:58 PM) Reply
Fabulous top Judy and it looks really nice on you. I hope it won't be too long before we experience some nicer weather.
Amanda L said... (1/3/05 8:50 PM) Reply
Wow! That top fits you wonderfully, and the fabric shows off the pattern to a T!
SewTabby said... (1/3/05 8:27 PM) Reply
Judy! Stunning top!! You did an absolutely beautiful job :)
Tina C said... (1/3/05 8:20 PM) Reply
Judy, that top looks great on you! And an hour and half to finish - wow! I have some nice rayon jersey that I've been wondering what it should become - this pattern might be it. Thanks for the thorough review.
Sue Anfang said... (1/3/05 6:38 PM) Reply
Judy, your top looks great! I made the long sleeved version and it's a bit big, what size do you normally wear? I'd like mine to fit more like yours. Sue
Annika said... (1/3/05 6:03 PM) Reply
Ditto Irina - wonderful fabric choice, Judy! Looks great on you!
Debbie Cook said... (1/3/05 6:01 PM) Reply
Judy, very pretty and nicely unusual top that fits you perfectly. Thanks for a thorough review.
CarolynGM said... (1/3/05 5:43 PM) Reply
Your top is gorgeous. The fabric was a great choice for this pattern; it shows the lines and folds to great advantage.
GorgeousFabrics said... (1/3/05 5:12 PM) Reply
Judy that looks great on you. I LOVE the fabric! It's so funny - I'm just about to make this top for the contest in the long sleeve version for winter here in Boston! -Ann
Lorna C. Newman said... (1/3/05 5:06 PM) Reply
How many twist tops do I need? Hmmmm I think I need one more! I like this one a lot! Need to get this one! Love it!
jlg said... (1/3/05 5:05 PM) Reply
I've liked all the reviews of this top. Your fabric makes it look elegant and stylish at the same time.
Susan Dryer said... (1/3/05 4:49 PM) Reply
Great looking top!
Modiste Madness said... (1/3/05 4:47 PM) Reply
I like your sleeveless version of this pattern. It looks good on you also.
DrBarb said... (1/3/05 4:46 PM) Reply
Wow, what a great top! It looks like you could dress it up or down easily. I can feel a trip to buy this pattern coming up soon.
Lilibet said... (1/3/05 4:46 PM) Reply
Very flattering top and your choice of fabric shows the twist nicely.
 
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