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Experimental blouse.

Added Feb 16, 2012

by asperge11

Carcassonne, France

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I don’t really like this fabric, but my grandma gave it to me and I wanted to try and make my one fitted yoke pattern. I also experimented with the rolled edge on the overlocker I got for my birthday/Christmas.

I made the matching buttons out of shrink plastic. I’m really pleased with how they came out, I’ll definitely be doing it again :)

It fits quite well but I’m not sure if I’ll wear it much, it’s not really my style. Maybe I will in summer.

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Blouse
Material
Cotton

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    Feb 18, 2012, 03.29 AMby laurensweet

    this is awesome! great job! and this is kind of random but i like your earrings too :)

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      Feb 18, 2012, 07.20 AMby asperge11

      Thank you :)

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    Feb 17, 2012, 09.21 PMby peaches2218

    It looks wonderful on you. I wouldn’t write it off just yet. And those shrinky-dink buttons? BRILLIANT.

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      Feb 18, 2012, 07.22 AMby asperge11

      Thank you so much! And yes, though I do say so myself, the buttons were a good idea. I’ll be doing it loads more from now on :)

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    Feb 17, 2012, 04.14 PMby tirrs

    beautiful!

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      Feb 17, 2012, 04.24 PMby asperge11

      Thanksss!!!

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    Feb 17, 2012, 01.31 PMby gempje

    looks nice, love the selfmade buttons to

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    Feb 16, 2012, 10.48 PMby MaycieAfterFive

    Super cute!

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    Feb 16, 2012, 10.17 PMby janene

    I was wondering how you got such a perfect match for the buttons. What a fab idea. This is so pretty. Looking forward to seeing more of your experiments! :-)

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      Feb 17, 2012, 07.47 AMby asperge11

      Thank you! I think everything I make will now have buttons on it ;)

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    Feb 16, 2012, 09.22 PMby NeederMoo

    I love it!

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      Feb 17, 2012, 07.46 AMby asperge11

      Why thank you, I love your costumes too!

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    Feb 16, 2012, 08.59 PMby joost52

    If this is your idea of experimental, I propose that you experiment a lot more. It fits you great, good work! :)

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      Feb 16, 2012, 09.03 PMby asperge11

      Haha maybe I will ;) Thanks anyway

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