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McCall's: 6512 (Misses' Blouses) thumbsup - Type:Tops    printable version
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Posted on:12/15/13 1:34 PM
Project Photo:McCall's: 6512 by sewing genie

McCall's: 6512 by sewing genie  McCall's: 6512 by sewing genie  
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Pattern Rating:Highly Recommend
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Available for sale on PR: $15.16 (See envelope) Click to Buy
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Fabric:Polyester Georgette  [See other projects in this fabric]
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Pattern Description:
Loose-fitting blouses have neck/front bands, yoke and front sleeve (cut on crosswise grain of fabric), no shoulder seams, back pleats and narrow hem.

Pattern Sizing:
I made size 2 this time.

Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?
Yes, it did. Sleeves look longer than the photo, but that's because I have short arms.

Were the instructions easy to follow?
Yes, they were, but I didn't follow them because it was my second time. I followed what I remembered from the first time.

What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern?
I like the shoulder the look of shoulder and sleeves.

Fabric Used:
This time I used polyester georgette, and it's a little thicker that my white one.

Pattern alterations or any design changes you made:
Nope except making it smaller.

Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others?
I do recommend to others.

Conclusion:
Probably not. I already made two using this pattern. ~.~
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Nancy1955 said...
You got the fit spot on with this pattern. Very pretty fabric and it looks wonderful on you!
12/15/13 2:51 PM
Adaire said...
Beautiful blouse and lovely fit! I must check out this pattern.
12/15/13 3:02 PM
FreyaStark said...
A lovely blouse and a perfect fit - well done!
12/15/13 3:37 PM
Pj3g said...
Looks so pretty and feminine! Nice job!
12/15/13 10:37 PM
msschiel said...
Love the fabric and the pattern. Looks great on you!
12/16/13 5:53 AM
CissieW said...
Very pretty bow blouse! I've been looking for the perfect pattern and this might be it!
12/16/13 7:39 AM
trudiz said...
I had passed over this pattern until seeing your version. It's lovely! This will be my next pattern purchase.
12/16/13 1:13 PM
sewing genie said...
This pattern and McCall's 6650 are my favorite top patterns. I already made two each. Probably more if I have more time. ~.~ They are pretty.
12/16/13 1:40 PM
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