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BWOF tunic top

Added Jul 29, 2008

by naughtylittl...

London, United K...

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Description

This is from the 07/2008 Burda magazine. I really like the pattern but it is too wide for me and falls off my shoulders a bit. Next time I will bring it in and try a higher neck line maybe. I am happy with the result though because it is my first try with knit-stretch fabric.

Material Notes

Stretchy knit remnant.

Difficulty

Novice

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Credits

Burda, and my sister for taking the photos!

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    Nov 3, 2008, 04.03 AMby yolimba

    Wow, I’m impressed! :-)

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    Sep 8, 2008, 01.34 PMby ladymacbeth86

    how charming is this! It’s extremely cute and well done!

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    Aug 1, 2008, 08.46 PMby jokerthelove

    Absolutely adorable!! I love this! I have some jersey remants too, and I’ve been wondering what to do with them!

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    Jul 30, 2008, 02.15 PMby kristapeaches

    This top is totally cute — I really like the yoke fabric and the contrast. Hey, when are you going to review your sewing machines for my website? (No pressure — this post just reminded me!)

    Krista (zigzaggers.com)

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    Jul 30, 2008, 11.05 AMby OnYourHead

    really nice!a very good job:)

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    Jul 30, 2008, 10.27 AMby christine-1

    oh, this is lovely, I’ve had my eyes on this pattern since I saw it. The two fabrics look amazing together.

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    Jul 30, 2008, 05.30 AMby carottesauvage

    waow that’s super cute. I love this knit fabric and it contrasts perfectly with the printed fabric!

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    Jul 30, 2008, 12.44 AMby emilykate

    I LOVE it. the fabrics are great- is the fabric of the yoke part a stretch-knit too? You did a fantastic job on this and you look great- go Husky! ;o) I’ll have to give this one a go myself when that BWOF issue comes out over here.

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    Jul 29, 2008, 11.22 PMby trumbelina

    I know exactly what you mean about too wide. I just made a tank from McCalls 5388 that’s pretty much exactly the same as this and took it in at least 2 inches on either side.

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    Jul 29, 2008, 05.54 PMby karencilla

    there is something about this blouse that makes me love it!!!

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    Jul 29, 2008, 05.22 PMby dianacirne

    So pretty! I like the conjugation of fabrics! Very nice!

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    Jul 29, 2008, 03.35 PMby nelliethemermaid

    I like your top – there is a lot of interest without being fussy. Stretch knit fabric scares me a little!

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    Jul 29, 2008, 02.33 PMby mjb14

    I really like this style of top. I like the fabric choices – they look really good together. You look great!

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    Jul 29, 2008, 01.59 PMby nenasew

    Its very cute. I like the detail on the neckline.

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    Jul 29, 2008, 12.52 PMby smvphotography

    oh i love it! you look very pretty. i like the shape, but i also understand your concern.

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