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tobia
« on: October 25, 2009 05:59:43 AM »

Hi Craftsters,

I've just finished my first Lycra top! I hope I won't have to work with lycra again for quite some time ... but I'm happy with how it turned out. I used the Jalie 2449 cross-over top pattern.



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« Reply #1 on: October 25, 2009 06:10:30 AM »

Oh, very nice!  I've never heard of that company, so I'll have to check them out.
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« Reply #2 on: October 25, 2009 07:47:58 AM »


Nice work!! 

I've wondered how that pattern handles, if you know what I mean.  Do you think it would have been easier using a heavier knit fabric?

Oh, very nice!  I've never heard of that company, so I'll have to check them out.

I LOVE Jalie patterns (I have 3 and counting).  My main addiction are the patterns for panties -- so simple and so comfy you'd never believe it!

You get 22 sizes in a pattern, so if your weight is in transition (as mine is) it is particularly cost effective.  Check 'em out:   Grin

http://www.jalie.com/
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« Reply #3 on: October 25, 2009 07:59:57 AM »

It turned our really cute!
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« Reply #4 on: October 25, 2009 11:12:43 AM »

Very cute top!

You did an excellent job.
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« Reply #5 on: October 25, 2009 05:29:43 PM »

Fabulous job, it looks great on you!
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« Reply #6 on: October 31, 2009 04:42:27 PM »

This is really pretty!  Good job.
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« Reply #7 on: December 13, 2009 01:14:15 PM »

Nice work!! 

I've wondered how that pattern handles, if you know what I mean.  Do you think it would have been easier using a heavier knit fabric?

I think a heavier knit fabric would probably have been easier but my main problem was getting my tension/settings right on my sewing machine. It took me several hours! Of course I've made a note of these so I don't have to work them out again ...

The pattern itself was fantastic. I kept worrying about the sizing all the way through but I really shouldn't have it turned out perfect. Once you've got your machine setup it sews up really easily.
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