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Posted on:3/28/14 2:19 PM
Last Updated:3/28/14 2:51 PM
Project Photo:Butterick: 5922 by Someday2005

Butterick: 5922 by Someday2005  
Pattern Photo:Butterick 5922
Butterick Pattern Info

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Pattern Rating:Great Wardrobe Builder
See other patterns in this category: Tops    
Available for sale on PR: $16.95 (See envelope) Click to Buy
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Fabric:Polyester Knit  [See other projects in this fabric]
Pattern Description:

Pattern Sizing: 12

Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes. I just embroidered lace between the collar front

Were the instructions easy to follow? Pretty much so.

What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern? I did not like doing the felled seam on stretch knit, so I just serged

Fabric Used: stretch knit, polyester

Pattern alterations or any design changes you made: None

Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others?yes

Conclusion: Pattern fit just fine without any alterations needed to fit my size.

Available for sale on PR: $16.95 (See envelope)Click to Buy
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olybinewski said...
Very chic!
3/28/14 3:05 PM
Lagolden2 said...
The attention to detail and the embroidery between the collar makes this blouse super special. Looks nice on you also.
3/28/14 11:46 PM
sewingcanary said...
Clean, white and bright! French seams would be nice on a little top like this. They are easy to do and make a nice, smooth, clean finish. Do a practice piece. For 5/8 seams, I sew about from edge (WRONG sides together), trim to 1/8, fold, press or finger press, and sew 3/8 from edge. You need the trimming to remove extra threads and fluff or it will show up in your final seam.
3/29/14 3:32 AM
Sheenagh said...
Very pretty - I love the collar!
3/29/14 6:12 AM
Someday2005 said...
Thank you everyone for the nice comments. Thanks sewingcanary. I will practice doing French seams. I enjoy learning new sewing techniques.
3/29/14 10:58 AM
Danmar said...
Very pretty!
3/29/14 3:35 PM
Ms. McCall said...
What a lovely top! Super chic, and simple but fits you perfectly!
3/31/14 3:06 PM
Someday2005 said...
Thank you Ms.Mcall and Danmar
4/3/14 1:12 PM
Caribbeanqueen said...
I would advise against French seams on a knit. I have tried this before and in my experience, it ends up being too bulky. If you have a serger, serge. I don't have a serger so I do a double row of stitches followed by a zig zag on the edge.
7/11/14 8:38 AM
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