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Reviewed by:Karin Mantefors

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Posted on:5/23/05 12:25 PM
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Amelie said...
Looking forward to the photo. One thing that caught my attention in your review is the mention of adding the vent from a 1980's Ralph Lauren pattern. I only have one Ralph Lauren pattern and it is from around that period. My pattern is Ralph Lauren Vogue 2935. I've edited my comment because I realized the pattern I have has an underarm 'gusset' as its most distinguished feature. Do you remember the pattern number of your Ralph Lauren pattern? TIA
5/24/05 1:55 AM
Karin Mantefors said...
No, I donīt know the number, but I think there where a pant in the pattern too, a wide pant that was closed in the sideseams with buttons in the waistband, the pockets upper part where left open, I have visions of black pants with white dots...
5/24/05 3:06 PM
Karin Mantefors said...
I just posted the vent under sewingtips and Iīm no longer sure if it was RL it could have been Calvin Klein
5/25/05 2:08 AM
Amelie said...
Thanks for your reply. Silly me to have confused vent with gusset. I did a search for my Ralph Lauren pattern (a skirt, blouse and sash -- fabric belt) and realized just how many of his patterns were available back then.
5/30/05 5:28 AM
appleC said...
Beautiful! I like the fabric placement.
6/2/05 10:27 AM
MaryBeth said...
I love it!
6/2/05 12:28 PM
tigger said...
Great shirt! Love the result!
6/3/05 1:48 AM
CatherineN said...
Interesting how some of the most "boring" fabrics make up into the nicest clothes. A very attractive shirt.
6/3/05 11:45 AM
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