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Pattern Reviews> Simplicity> 2343 (Vintage Simplicity 2343)

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Reviewed by:Alice Wang
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Posted on:3/28/13 3:27 PM
Last Updated:4/6/13 2:32 PM


Review Rating: Very Helpful by 1 people   
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Baja Susana said... (4/6/13 11:14 PM) Reply
This fits you so well it is hard to believe you had to make so many alterations. I love the button closure on the back.
valerie sews said... (4/6/13 7:36 PM) Reply
Everything about this blouse suits you so well. Great fit too!
Pj3g said... (4/6/13 6:18 PM) Reply
It's so pretty!
Alice Wang said... (4/3/13 3:55 PM) Reply
Thank you all for your kind words! I have just realised that my link to the pattern envelope photo didn't work - on vacation at the moment so can't change it but please refer to the blog post for the actual pattern info. Thank you
Sunnie49 said... (4/2/13 9:18 AM) Reply
Vintage Simplicity patterns fit a far different body shape than the patterns being designed nowadays. I have several that I had to alter considerably but wow is the finished garment great! Like your blouse-you had to do a lot of altering but that blouse is fabulous on you. I looked at your blog and saw what you mean about the versatility; lovely with the jeans, lovely with the skirt-a real wardrobe booster.
KathleenS said... (4/1/13 2:32 AM) Reply
I'm glad you like the finished result after all that trouble. I particularly like the button back - it's an uncommon feature these days (although, come to think of it, Deer & Doe's new Datura pattern has one).
Quickie said... (3/29/13 2:10 PM) Reply
nice fitted blouse. i love your soft colours
Agrippa said... (3/29/13 8:37 AM) Reply
Very nice!
Sarah Liz said... (3/29/13 5:26 AM) Reply
A very pretty blouse indeed
Sarah Liz said... (3/29/13 5:26 AM) Reply
A very pretty blouse indeed
velosewer said... (3/29/13 0:28 AM) Reply
You now have a great fitting vintage blouse pattern. It's lovely.
canei said... (3/28/13 3:57 PM) Reply
Awesome! It looks great and fits you well. I love everything about it.
 
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