Added Jan 4, 2012
London, United K...
Paco Peralta is a Spanish couturier who has recently started making some of his designs available to buy as patterns. Late last year I purchased this “Draped Collar Tunic” pattern when he was having a special offer, and I’m so glad I found time to sew it already! I had some perfect sweater knit in my stash that was SO lush and soft and I just had to use it for this! But alas, the 2m of sweater knit I had bought was nowhere near enough fabric for this pattern! I was too pig-headed not to use it, so I introduced a back seam, and also had to seam the sleeves in order to “make it work”…
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80% wool / 20% polyester purple sweater knit I bought at Ditto in Brighton last winter
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