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InstructionsDid it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes
Were the instructions easy to follow?Yes
What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern?Wow thank goodness I read the review of this pattern. Sizing is CRAZY on this pattern.
Fabric Used:Loosely woven cotton (purchased for muslins)
My muslin is my current ...
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Type of item: Clothing
Style: Romantic, Cute, Casual
Pattern Description: Semi-fitted, pullover tops have bias neck binding, seam detail, flounce (wrong side shows) variations, button trim and baby narrow hem. A: below elbow sleeves gathered at cap and into barrel cuffs. B and C: cap sleeves gathered to stay. D: gathered armhole ruffles. B, C and D: shaped hemline. I normally do size 18-20 combination in the big four patterns. My measurements are 42-38-45 - square I did combination View A & D. Size 16...could go to 14 if you would like a fitted rather than semi-fitted look. Designed for lightweight wovens. SUGGESTED FABRICS: Crepe De Chine, Charmeuse, Challis, Washed Silk. Pattern Sizing:6-14 or 14-22
What was your inspiration?
I love the princess seams.
What are you most proud of?
That I started on a muslin and in one day I finished a great top.
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
Measure carefully. The size chart on pattern is usless. Use the finished measurments size on pattern back compared to your measurements.
Use very light weight fabric.