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Now that I have New Look 6027 altered to an attractive fit on M, I can use it as a sloper to perfect the fit on other patterns.  I noticed from a new top that M purchased that the front U-shaped neckline looks good on her, so I decided to try this Simplicity pattern.  I am using the body of NL 6027 but copying this neckline to it.



The first try will be sleeveless, but I do like the 3/4 sleeve.  The inset provides opportunities for lace or embroidery embellishments, and I like the idea of tucks and lace.

In the garden, the resurrection lilies are blooming.

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