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Bustier Tees

Added Aug 1, 2011

by lizajane09

Upstate, South C...






I modified the long sleeve tee pattern from Burda 2-2011 after reading Zoe’s bustier line tee tutorial
The black tee is a double knit remnant I had along with some black stretch lace. The stripey version is a cheap-y t-shirt knit. I’m pleased with both although they are little, um, snug since I forgot to add seam allowances :/

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Material Notes

double knit, stretch lace, jersey




Garment Type

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    Aug 3, 2011, 01.33 AMby julib

    So cute! Both versions of the shirt look great. I really like the lace one and can’t wait to try and find the pattern! :-)

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    Aug 2, 2011, 07.12 PMby zickzack

    I think both versions look great. I like how you played with the stripes. I haven’t managed to find stretch lace. If I do, I might try something similar.

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    Aug 1, 2011, 07.39 PMby dottty

    They look great, what a lovely idea jj:)x

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    Aug 1, 2011, 06.32 PMby vasgarcia

    I love the black lace one. And I kind of like the tightness, they look well fitted which I really like in my tops. (Especially since my top is more appealing than my bottom.) heh

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      Aug 1, 2011, 10.30 PMby lizajane09

      Hey thanks! The black one is just a little more slim than I’m used to. I don’t mind it too much except around my belly. It reminds me to suck in and stand up straight, though!

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    Aug 1, 2011, 04.30 PMby mlichtenwalner

    I like how different they look based on your fabric choices. I really like the one on the left, and want to make it myself!

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