Added Sep 19, 2010
Apo, United States
For this set I used the Burda Young Fashion pattern #7997 and just made the tank top and shorts. I used some vintage fabric acquired at my local thrift store. The fabric is semi sheer and has a nice polished cotton sheen and print. I edged the bust with some cream metallic ruched trim and used a vintage length of cabbage rose lace for the front.
The straps are vintage seam edging lace.
This pattern was very simple to use, and the shorts came out fitting impeccably. I will definitely use this pattern again!
You can read more about this and my other projects at my blog A Few Threads Loose: http://afewthreadsloose.blogspot.com
vintage cotton in a semi sheer print, lace, ribbon, elastic
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