Floral Tea Blouse

Added Apr 19, 2012

by aluckmann

Minneapolis, Uni...

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Description

A blouse I made from a 1950’s Vogue pattern. I absolutely loved making this blouse and ensuring that the inside is just as clean and neat as the outside. This is actually a wearable muslin because it was my first time grading a pattern to fit and I wanted to make sure that I was delighted with the fit before I made it from some silk in my stash. I’m happy to report that I am satisfied with the fit, so a silk version is sure to follow (though it likely won’t be any time soon).

You can read more on my blog.

Material Notes

Cotton voile

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer, Fall
For
Women
Garment Type
Blouse
Style
Vintage
Material
Cotton

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    May 5, 2012, 07.14 PMby ealinglou

    wonderful – it suits you

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      May 9, 2012, 01.57 AMby aluckmann

      Awe, thank you!

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    Apr 22, 2012, 03.42 AMby mwelland

    Beautifully done! I love the combination of a classy pattern with a playful fabric. If this is the muslin, then I can’t wait to see the real one!

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      Apr 22, 2012, 11.33 PMby aluckmann

      So kind of you to say so! Thanks for the compliment. I hope to make the silk one in the fall.

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    Apr 19, 2012, 06.27 AMby schnui

    This is a very lovely blouse and I am sure you will use this pattern again and again as it will never go out of fashion.

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      Apr 19, 2012, 11.20 AMby aluckmann

      Thank you for the sweet words. I can’t wait to have a second go at this pattern.

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    Apr 19, 2012, 06.26 AMby sew4my3

    Can I like this one twice?! I know it’s your muslin but it is fantastic! The fit and attention to detail is right on the spot. Using a vintage or retro pattern is so much fun and you made it come to life with style.

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      Apr 19, 2012, 11.19 AMby aluckmann

      I am just delighted by your compliment! Thanks for taking the time to make me feel pretty awesome :)

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