Added Mar 7, 2014
Reading, United ...
This was a test run of the vintage Simplicity 3092 in preparation for the Mad Men challenge!
I made a few pattern alterations re the placket and the collar, plus a SBA, and used a geometric stretch cotton in mustard, navy and white. I think it worked quite well and can see myself wearing it for work but a few things still need tweaking for Betty’s floral top :)
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