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Reviewed by:Liane M
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Posted on:1/29/05 6:06 AM
Pattern Size:Plus-Sized Regular 

Review Rating: Helpful by 2 people    Very Helpful by 6 people   
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Dixielynn said...
sounds like a winner
2/16/05 0:03 AM
Danvillegirl said...
Very nice!
1/30/05 1:09 PM
JoleneF said...
Very pretty, fabric is really nice.
1/29/05 8:28 PM
KathleenS said...
Looks nice. Lovely fabric. Looking forward to seeing it on you.
1/29/05 7:12 PM
Susan Dryer said...
I have made this pattern up in a very interesting stretch knit. . .Missioni-like. While I do not have heavy arms I made the sleeves about 1/2" wider than the original pattern. I made it up in a size S, FBA. I also made a t-shirt from the same stretch fabric utilizing the very attractive knit edging for the neck and sleeve bindings. Voila! Easy and attractive "sweater set" that looks quite upscale. I love this pattern.
1/29/05 12:29 PM
Jennifer shaw said...
Thank you for the great review! Your jacket/ top is very pretty.
1/29/05 10:23 AM
PegL said...
Lovely jacket! Good tips in your review too. Thanks!
1/29/05 8:10 AM
marjenann said...
Wow!! I love the jacket!!I wasn't going to add the shoulder pads, but I will now!!! I have a few stable knits and will use them for this pattern. Very nice outfit!!
1/29/05 7:18 AM
Liane M said...
MaryBeth I like the sleeve on this jacket. My arms are not thin by any stretch, but I did not have to alter the sleeve. I'll get DH to take some pics of me in the jacket when he wakes up.
1/29/05 7:11 AM
MaryBeth said...
This looks to be a very useful 3 hour pattern...did you find the sleeve quite narrow per Loes' usual style? I do like the lines of the longer jacket in this pattern. Thanks for this review.
1/29/05 6:53 AM
Gail S said...
I made this recently and it didn't turn out for me. I think I just picked the wrong fabric to use with it. I just ordered more fabric from Textile Studios that was recommended for this jacket so I am trying it again. I also found it very easy to make up. I am looking forward to seeing your picture of the finished garment!
1/29/05 6:26 AM
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