1957 Floral Blouse Re-make

Added Oct 2, 2013

by marie emily

Fort Wayne, Indi...

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Description

a blouse i made from a 1957 pattern (Simplicity 2062) using fabric from a funky vintage housecoat. love this crazy fabric and the details of this pattern!

a couple more photos and a bit of info over on my blog…

Material Notes

poly/cotton fabric from vintage housecoat.

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Blouse
Style
Classic, Vintage
Material
Cotton, Blends

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    Oct 3, 2013, 04.03 PMby NicolineG

    Oh I love it! Very clever!

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    Oct 2, 2013, 11.17 PMby schnui

    Fabulous refashion!! I love the pattern and your decision to convert a house coat made in lovely fabric.

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      Oct 6, 2013, 03.06 AMby marie emily

      thanks! i saved the housecoat for years and years… glad i could finally turn it into something wearable! :-)

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    Oct 2, 2013, 05.31 PMby rita61

    Nice blouse, and great fit.

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      Oct 6, 2013, 03.05 AMby marie emily

      thanks so much! sometimes it’s hard to get a vintage pattern to fit right, but this time it worked. :-)

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    Oct 2, 2013, 05.08 PMby GeorgieT74

    That is so beautiful.

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