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« on: August 05, 2008 08:35:32 AM »

This was completely inspired by madpimp's work here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=177160.msg1857468#msg1857468
She deserves serious props for an awesome design and a very helpful tutorial.

This one here was made for my sister (it's her birthday), so it fits on my body kind of strangely. She's taller, thinner, has bigger boobs and broader shoulders (luckily the fabric is pretty stretchy) so hopefully it will look better on her than on me!



I've never made a top from scratch (just recons) and I've certainly never made anything with a hood, so this project was quite educational. Although I love the way it came out overall, next time, hopefully, the little details will be more professionally executed. (I won't even tell you about those seams!)  Cheesy
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« Reply #1 on: August 05, 2008 08:50:41 AM »

Cute!   Grin
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« Reply #2 on: August 05, 2008 09:47:11 AM »

ooh i love the fabrics you used Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: August 05, 2008 12:35:54 PM »

That's really cute and I think it looks very professional.
Great job for a first top from scratch. Great job regardless, actually.
I like the stars with the green as well.
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« Reply #4 on: August 05, 2008 04:38:18 PM »

Lovely! I like the stars and the colour.
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« Reply #5 on: August 06, 2008 12:48:41 AM »

That is soo cute!  The shape is so cool, and the green and stars look great together!
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