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Posted on:2/20/14 7:30 PM

Vogue Patterns: 8962 by annie11  Vogue Patterns: 8962 by annie11  
Review Rating: Helpful by 1 people    Very Helpful by 8 people   
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KateLoom said... (8/31/14 8:50 AM) Reply
Thanks for the info. I am ready to cut this pattern out of a floral lycra-cotton knit but am curious about a couple of things. (1) The pattern does not have the usual markings at the bust (or hip) area to indicate the finished measurement, and the envelope doesn't have any description such as "fitted through bust" or "loose fitting." The drawing looks fairly close to the body but the flat tissue measurements appear fairly roomy. (2) Also, just wondering about the plain neckline. Do you think a simple banded finish would give the tunic a bit more stability than the fold-over hem as described? The scoop looks pretty deep.
Sue Parrott said... (2/21/14 9:51 PM) Reply
So cute! Love it!
DebJ said... (2/21/14 8:19 PM) Reply
love your versions of this top. I just finished the one without the cowl in a light blue leopard print knit. I like the lines of it as well.
SewLibra said... (2/21/14 7:31 PM) Reply
Kudos for banishing the muffin top! Both tops are very pretty on you. I especially like the white one.
carolynw said... (2/21/14 2:16 PM) Reply
Both tops are beautiful - have this pattern but not used yet - thanks for all the tips - will definitely shorten mine and so glad muffin top will not show!
KarlaB said... (2/21/14 12:43 PM) Reply
Really really nice.
Danmar said... (2/21/14 7:12 AM) Reply
Very nice shape on you. I would like to attempt this in a short sleeve.
AnneM said... (2/21/14 6:47 AM) Reply
Very nice. I find this style very interesting, an attractive tunic top!
jlg said... (2/21/14 5:37 AM) Reply
Great tops! They look fantastic on you (and with your home).
ArtAttack said... (2/20/14 11:30 PM) Reply
Love them both! Especially the print one.
threaddy said... (2/20/14 8:25 PM) Reply
Really good looking! I love the shape of this top and your fabric selection is great. thanks
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