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Pattern Reviews> McCall's> 6927 (Misses'/Women's Tops and Tunics)

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Posted on:3/2/14 6:24 PM


McCall's: 6927 by MrsCharisma  
Review Rating: Helpful by 2 people    Very Helpful by 7 people   
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busilysewing said... (10/14/14 0:04 AM) Reply
Very nice. Love your choice of fabric. This is exactly the type of blouse that I have been looking for to wear under a couple of sweaters I have knitted.
Danmar said... (8/13/14 9:51 AM) Reply
Looks like a great alternative to the Grainline scout which does not have bust darts. That's one difference. Love these easy to make tops !
Marilyn N. said... (7/16/14 1:01 PM) Reply
I hope you are getting lots of use out of your top this summer. It's good to know about the sleeves - because that is the version that I wanted to make. Thanks!
MrsCharisma said... (3/30/14 7:29 AM) Reply
I KNEW those sleeves were wrong strongnow! You can look at them in the envelope and tell. I tried making the sleeved version for my daughter and she complained about the sleeves (she also needed a broad back adjustment). I wonder if the armscye needs to be scooped/lowered...
strongnow said... (3/29/14 10:21 AM) Reply
Your review just hit the spot with me. You are so right! The sleeves did not work for me. Too binding. I removed the sleeves and the top fit beautifully. I am not sure how to fix this, but I am working on it. As for the weather...this winter just goes on and on and on, but sewing lovely summer things is a great antidote.
MrsCharisma said... (3/15/14 9:45 AM) Reply
Thanks you!!
Soday said... (3/13/14 3:31 PM) Reply
I like the print. I also like how the hem is rounded in the back. This top will be perfect for spring and summer :)
Sheenagh said... (3/10/14 7:30 PM) Reply
So pretty! :)
TJSEWS said... (3/5/14 10:08 PM) Reply
Love your top! Spring, where are you!
MrsCharisma said... (3/5/14 11:55 AM) Reply
Thanks!! Every time I walk past it, I smile. C'mon spring!
norie creates said... (3/4/14 2:07 PM) Reply
Very pretty
michellep74 said... (3/4/14 12:53 PM) Reply
Yay! I'm so glad to see this made up and that it looks great!
MrsCharisma said... (3/4/14 9:58 AM) Reply
Thank you !! Carolyn at this rate probably not until June!
HRigg said... (3/4/14 3:51 AM) Reply
Great outfit.
JennyQNY said... (3/3/14 11:10 PM) Reply
Cute top!
Rhoda K said... (3/3/14 12:27 PM) Reply
Cute top! I'm hoping for summer for you soon ;-)
carolynw said... (3/3/14 11:21 AM) Reply
Nice top and shorts - you;ll be ready for summer! But wonder - when will that be?
carolynw said... (3/3/14 11:18 AM) Reply
Nice top and shorts - you;ll be ready for summer! But wonder - when will that be?
MrsCharisma said... (3/3/14 10:43 AM) Reply
Thanks All! I seriously went all summer with like 2 pair of shorts and a couple tanks and tees. I am going to be ready this summer!
canei said... (3/3/14 9:44 AM) Reply
That is very nice! Love the fabric.
wildberrymom said... (3/3/14 1:46 AM) Reply
What a great way to survive winter and get ready for summer!
Baja Susana said... (3/3/14 0:33 AM) Reply
Pretty top, looks cool and crisp. I need to get cracking on summer sewing, it has been in the 80's and higher for weeks! You look cute!
ntpolite said... (3/2/14 11:23 PM) Reply
Very Nice. can't believe its in the single digits and you are already sewing for summer.. too funny!
sewing for fun said... (3/2/14 11:22 PM) Reply
Love your top - looks so fresh and summery! Sooo much better than pattern photo!
AndreaSews said... (3/2/14 10:18 PM) Reply
Really cute top! Yours is so much prettier than the pattern's picture. Looks like a great fit, too.
Sew Good said... (3/2/14 8:29 PM) Reply
Cute and how quickly it went together :) Nicely done!
MrsCharisma said... (3/2/14 8:02 PM) Reply
I have not made the scout tee Adaire! Good to know we are measurement "twins" :) Thanks ladies! I am over optimistic. We have a snow storm coming and I reminded myself while in the sewing room today, that we got snow last year right before Mother's Day (MAY!!)
trudiz said... (3/2/14 7:55 PM) Reply
I LOVE your top. It is much more attractive than McCall's prototype. Great choice of fabric, too. Let's hope spring comes soon!
Adaire said... (3/2/14 7:54 PM) Reply
Except you live in MN and I live in FL, so we have different needs.
Adaire said... (3/2/14 7:53 PM) Reply
Pretty! You are definitely an optimist with the weather. Have you made the Grainline Scout T and how would you compare it. I love your reviews as we have nearly the same measurements.
 
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