Green Storm

Added Nov 21, 2013

by Oksana Starz...

Mykolayv, Ukraine

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Description

A simple silk blouse with a nice bow made from a pleasant fabric with nice print. The pattern is really simple: it took me half a day to make the blouse so it is ideal for those who have no much time for sewing but eagerly want to refresh a wardrobe:-) I shortened the slit of the cut-out to 12 cm and made the wider tie: just used all the fabric left after cuttung the bodice and sleeves – so I got 12 cm of ready width for it.

The skirt isn’t new – from Burda 8/2003, # 108 but the fabric and the pattern make it universal and well-matching other clothes. Besides the colour and fabric, my favourite part is the pockets on the back ( the detail about which I can say, “I don’t care anybody can’t see it, I KNOW it is there”. :-)) I also made a pleat instead of the front slit.

Material Notes

Light fabric for the blouse – some kind of Burnout (chiffon).
Herring bone tweed for the skirt, viscose for the lining

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

Season
Spring, Fall, Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Blouse
Style
Romantic, Classic, Business, Vintage
Material
Lace/Sequins, Organza, Rayon, Satin, Silk, Taffeta

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    Dec 1, 2013, 03.48 AMby Chubina

    Very classic! The fabric is magnificent!

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    Nov 22, 2013, 01.25 PMby kisses

    Lovely blouse and fabric. Very business like

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    Nov 22, 2013, 03.07 AMby rita61

    Nice, classy outfit! The pockets are a nice touch.

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    Nov 21, 2013, 07.13 PMby Ellen Hatteland

    Lovely blouse!! Fabric is beautiful and it looks gorgeaus on you! Very stylish with the skirt Oksana and I agree to have a pleat insted of a split ;)

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      Nov 21, 2013, 08.07 PMby Oksana Starzhynska

      Thank you very much, Ellyn, for pleasant words:-)

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    Nov 21, 2013, 06.29 PMby liliv-1

    The blouse looks very luxurious and the colors are perfect! I like the pockets at the back too, a great detail which is visible to anybody!

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      Nov 21, 2013, 08.06 PMby Oksana Starzhynska

      Thank you very much! To tell the true, when I was making it, I thought its colour is some mix of your both bowed blouses so I hoped you would like it;-)

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      Nov 22, 2013, 02.31 PMby liliv-1

      oh yes! I hadn’t thought of it, but it is really a mix of my colors:) I like it very much and I also like the skirt with these adorable back pockets!

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    Nov 21, 2013, 04.54 PMby cchristie

    That is a truly fabulous blouse. It must be such a luxury to wear it

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      Nov 21, 2013, 05.06 PMby Oksana Starzhynska

      Thank you very much, yes it’s very pleasant for the body and the absence of buttons makes it comfortable:-)

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