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Vogue Patterns: 8926 (Misses' Top) - Type:Tops    printable version
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Reviewed by:3kids1036
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Posted on:11/18/13 7:12 AM
Project Photo:Vogue Patterns: 8926 by 3kids1036

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Pattern Rating:Great Wardrobe Builder
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Fabric:Faux Suede  [See other projects in this fabric]
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Pattern Description: Loose-fitting, wrap top has front extending into collar, and attached tie ends. A: narrow hem. B and C: wrong side will show on single-layer collar and front opening, and purchased bias tape for trim.

I made view B but decided to use the facings from view A.

Pattern Sizing: XS-M I made the Medium

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

Were the instructions easy to follow? The instructions are ok until you get to the collar/neck. It may have been me but it confused me. I ended up putting them down and doing it my own way.

What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern? I liked the style of this pattern, I didn't like the instructions for the collar/neckline.

Fabric Used: A lightweight suide like fabric from my stash.

Pattern alterations or any design changes you made: None

Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others? I doubt if I make this again. I do recommend it but be careful with the collar/neckline instructions. They confused me.

Conclusion: Pretty nice pattern, helped me achieve the look I was going for.
You can see additional pictures on my blog.
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caper81 said...
Great look!:) Very "inspired" outfit!
11/18/13 7:33 AM
Melwyk said...
Beautifully done, and I love the styling! Which magazine are you in? LOL
11/18/13 10:22 AM
marec said...
This is a beautiful blouse on you, and much more interesting styling than the envelope.
11/18/13 11:05 AM
Elke said...
Gorgeous top and outfit looks great on you!
11/18/13 3:03 PM
carolynw said...
Great outfit - love the boots. Great photos - looks like a fashion shoot
11/18/13 7:28 PM
Lori V said...
11/18/13 8:46 PM
Sew Good said...
How lovely. I never would have envisioned such a lovely top just from looking at the pattern front. Your complete outfit is awesome as well!
11/18/13 10:00 PM
SewLibra said...
Wow, just like your inspiration look! You did a great job and I love your accessories too.
11/18/13 11:59 PM
Mc Donna said...
Well done!
11/19/13 10:53 AM
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