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Vogue Patterns: 7340 thumbsup - Type:Tops    printable version
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Posted on:10/28/13 10:47 PM
Last Updated:10/28/13 10:54 PM
Project Photo:Vogue Patterns: 7340 by imsewcrazy

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Pattern Rating:Highly Recommend
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Fabric:Cotton  [See other projects in this fabric]
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Pattern Description: Wrap blouse with collar variations, front tucks and tie ends

Pattern Sizing:8-18

Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?yes. with modifications.

Were the instructions easy to follow?Very easy

What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern?No dislikes.

Fabric Used:African cotton

Pattern alterations or any design changes you made: I made View C but added sleeves. I added 2 inches to the length after reading other reviewers. I used the tie from View A because I wanted the tie wider. I also add a few inches to the length of the tie. On the brown/tan version I used a contrast fabric for the facing, collar band and sleeve cuffs.

Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others?
I would definitely sew this again.

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Conclusion:
This is an old pattern but I'm glad I held on to it. It's a keeper.

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MrsCharisma said...
Very flattering on you!! And the fabric choices are lovely!
10/28/13 10:53 PM
carolynw said...
You are rocking this pattern. Love the fabrics too
10/28/13 11:21 PM
BeaJay said...
Great blouses. You look fab in them. Very nice indeed.
10/28/13 11:59 PM
evelynhughes said...
Great fabric and pattern marriage
10/29/13 8:26 AM
canei said...
Nice, nice, nice!!!!
10/29/13 9:09 AM
STARG said...
Very nice!
10/29/13 9:53 AM
craftylady66 said...
Gorgeous! Your work is impeccable!
10/29/13 11:49 AM
Levone said...
Lovely tops!
10/29/13 8:20 PM
cleverkitty said...
I'll tell you how much I love both of these, I looked at them earlier today but had no time to comment so I came back to look for your post but could not find it for the life of me. Alas I did not give up... Found you!!!! Let me tell you these are soooooo nice, fabric and style, I must hunt this pattern down. Thanks for sharing :)
10/29/13 9:13 PM
GodsgirlT said...
Oh my....LOVE these!
10/30/13 6:44 PM
liliv said...
they look very pretty on you! Both!
11/11/13 7:52 AM
Ilonka said...
I love your tops!
12/29/13 11:13 AM
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