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Project

WOW It's a new top for me

Project Description

What are you most proud of? That my top turned out great and it's wearable and I've already worn it several times and had quite a few compliments and have even had a couple of people ask me wear I bought it... of course I proudly said "I made it".... I think those are the proudest moments... well for me anyway :) What advice would you give someone starting this project? Watch all the videos and then go back and watch the appropriate videos for the project you are sewing.... and of course enjoy sewing with knits as there is definitely nothing to fear.

What you will need

  • Stretch Knit Jersey

Q&A with Chris Lucas

susangwerner@yahoo.com.au asked:
Looks beatiful !
Chris Lucas answered:
Thanks... it kind of makes me feel that way too LOL
Jill-1234 asked:
Really nice! I'm looking forward to taking this class :)
Chris Lucas answered:
Thanks Jill and I have to admit I feel nice wearing it as well :)
Teresa Maria asked:
You made such a great job of it, congratulations!!
Chris Lucas answered:
Thanks Teresa... I was really happy with the outcome too :)
Davesmom asked:
What a lovely material to make this top. Did you use facingings for the cut outs?
Chris Lucas answered:
Hi Davesmom... I got them fabric from Fabric.com as I just loved the colours. I did use facings and interfaced them... I'm thinking next time I might make my matching bias tape and use that instead.
SparkleSpinner asked:
Fabulous! Love the colours, love the drapey fabric, love the style variations - you did a great job, and look wonderful in your new top! You are inspiring me to get going on my pattern.
Chris Lucas answered:
Thank you so much for so many wonderful compliments.. you've just put the biggest smile on my face and I'm glad I've helped inspire you... just jump in and have a go you won't regret it... and don't forget to share you pics of your finished project with us too :)

Skill Level

Beginner