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Back when the spring catalogs first came out ( probably about December,
wouldn't you think?), I saw a shirt, tank top and pants that I loved.
Except.  I was certain that the tank top was cut much too low.
    Hot dog!  They've reduced the pieces to less than half-price but the
tank top is still too HootchieMama exhibitionist for me.  SO.  =)   I've
ordered the tank top in a size too big, will take the tank apart and re-cut
it.  I'm expecting that if I just lifted the neckline at the shoulders that
then the armholes would be miserable.  I'll report back and let you know if
this evil plan works.  Polly

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"Polly Esther"
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I'n waiting to find out if this will work for you.  I've simetimes
considered buying the correct size and make my own "insert" to raise the
Barbara in SC

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Barbara, I've tried that.  I was enjoying a salvage/fire sale and managed to
buy two identical lowcut tees.  Used one to make an inset for the other.
I'm not a beginner and I think I did everything - warp, woof and stretch -
just right.  Failed.
    IF I ever need another inset, and that's a big IF, I'll just make a
straight panel to attach from bra strap to bra strap.  The cover will stap
put when you (or anything else) moves.  Polly

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