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Impressionistic floral top

Added Jul 11, 2017

by Elpida Kyriakou

Athens, Greece

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Description

This is a very simple top. However, I’d been waiting for the July issue just for this one. I like the fact that there are two different ways to wear it. I really needed an edgy pattern for this impressionistic painting print so that the result wouldn’t look too romantic…

Photos are from Berlin. I was there at the end of June . It was cold and rainy but I had an amazing time and I fell in love with that city with the “heavy” history and the numerous different faces….However, I don’t have many “project photos”…That’s the price for not travelling with my husband :D

Material Notes

Cotton-lycra

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Tops

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    Aug 7, 2017, 09.24 AMby ellie-sew

    It looks so gorgeous on you! I remember it when you were wearing it in Berlin. :-)

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      Aug 7, 2017, 10.04 AMby Elpida Kyriakou

      Hi! Are you back from Japan? I guess you’ll be busy sewing your japanese fabrics! Unfortunately, Fani’s photos from Berlin were a disaster so I can’t post more projects form Berlin. But I’ve sewn the two fabrics I bought there and I’ll post them soon. By the way, last Wednesday I received an offer in my e-mail : Air tickets for Berlin for 20 euros if you book by midnight! Waiting for you in Athens :-)

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    Jul 30, 2017, 04.38 PMby nrobson

    this looks absolutely lovely Elpida! you did such a great job and its stunning xx

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    Jul 23, 2017, 06.45 AMby lomarilou

    Τέλειο μπλουζάκι Ελπίδα…Τι ωραίο το Βερολίνο ε; Από τις πιο ατμοσφαιρικές ευρωπαϊκές πόλεις που έχω επισκεφτεί! Καλοφόρετο! Σε φιλώ!

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      Jul 24, 2017, 06.35 PMby Elpida Kyriakou

      Που είσαι Μαρία! Μόλις τώρα γύρισα από το χωριό στην Ήπειρο…Χθες βράδυ ήμουνα στη Δωδώνη στο θέατρο και σκεφτόμουνα μη σε δω πουθενά….Φιλιά στο μωράκι!

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    Jul 21, 2017, 06.29 PMby Erin Law

    I love this! You did a great job :)

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    Jul 21, 2017, 05.45 AMby Maria Loupa

    Τι όμορφο μπλουζάκι Ελπίδα! Σου πάει πάρα πολύ και το έχεις συνδυάσει τέλεια με το παντελόνι που επίσης είναι πολύ όμορφο. Ωραίο πατρον, το είχα προσέξει και εγώ αυτό το μπλουζάκι στο περιοδικό . Μου αρέσει έτσι όπως το φοράς στις πρώτες φωτογραφίες .

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      Jul 21, 2017, 06.09 PMby Elpida Kyriakou

      Ευχαριστώ Μαρία ¨-) Είναι ωραίο και εύκολο και το έχω ευχαριστηθεί….

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    Jul 20, 2017, 08.48 PMby olg

    Just gorgeous Elpida. I have been too bussy with work and family for the BS community and the first sing I see when I’m ‘back’ is your top, made me smile all day! warm regards from Amsterdam

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      Jul 21, 2017, 06.13 PMby Elpida Kyriakou

      So glad to hear from you again :-) We actually wanted to visit Amsterdam instead of Berlin but it was too expensive….Allt the best to you and your family!

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    Jul 17, 2017, 12.33 PMby cchristie

    Very stylish top and beautifully modelled!

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    Jul 16, 2017, 12.42 AMby izbott

    Most excellent!

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    Jul 14, 2017, 10.47 AMby chula123

    what an interesting pattern I love your fabric and how you’ve styled it with those pants, fantastic look :-))

    My husband hates it when we go anywhere cos he knows he’ll be asked to take pictures :-))

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      Jul 21, 2017, 06.19 PMby Elpida Kyriakou

      It’s really nice and easy! Next time I travel alone at least I’ll borrow his camera!!! It was so beautiful in Berlin and it’s such a pity I don;t have any good photos to post….

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    Jul 14, 2017, 06.59 AMby IDia

    LOVE the outfit, The floral top safari kind of trousers and that bag! Totally love!

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      Jul 21, 2017, 06.22 PMby Elpida Kyriakou

      Thank you vey much my dear ! It’s a shame but I’ve never been either to Santorini or Thasos…I hope you;ll have an amazing time :-)

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      Jul 22, 2017, 07.49 AMby IDia

      No way! You gotta go there, its like paradise on Earth! We have an amazing time here! And our dresses in Greek flag colors were very appreciated by the locals:-)

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    Jul 14, 2017, 06.59 AMby Doth

    The ribbon has the same colour as the flowers. I really love this romantic detail! Lovely top, Elpida!

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      Jul 21, 2017, 06.23 PMby Elpida Kyriakou

      Thank you very much my frend :-)

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    Jul 13, 2017, 06.24 PMby Ellen Hatteland

    This is a very nice top and it looks unique with the colorful tie :) Berlin is fantastic!

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    Jul 13, 2017, 04.46 PMby matkailijakirppu

    Very summery! :)

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    Jul 13, 2017, 12.55 PMby SurMesure

    What a fantastic fabric! Seems quite perfect for this top and I like that it can be styled differently.

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    Jul 13, 2017, 10.31 AMby Eli Cat

    Wow! Very gorgeous! I really love it.

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    Jul 13, 2017, 09.48 AMby Beccki

    Love your fabric choice its just perfect, it is a great top and one of my favourites to date.

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    Jul 13, 2017, 06.34 AMby Tzai

    σήμερα μπήκα στο burda μόνο για σένα, λέω θα έχει ανεβάσει τίποτα το κορίτσι μας και να που σε βλέπω με αυτή την ωραία μπλούζα. Μ’αρεσει απίστευτα, τέλειο ύφασμα και πατρόν, όπως το φοράς όμως με τον ώμο έξω όχι με τον δεύτερο τρόπο. περιμένω να τα πούμε απο κοντα για το πως πέρασες Βερολίνο.

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    Jul 13, 2017, 06.08 AMby Maria Hayek

    It’s a very interesting pattern this one! I love it on you, I think this style fits you well. And gorgeous fabric :)

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    Jul 13, 2017, 05.33 AMby Mary Athey

    This is a really lovely top elpida.The fabric suits the style perfectly. Love your photos. I was living in Berlin when the famous wall came down and I always said I’d go back for a visit. Xx

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