Jennifer... short sleeves

Added Jun 14, 2008

by kokktu

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I know this pattern came with a disclaimer for experienced sewers only, but it had a few things I was always curious about: bias tape (which I love!) and pleats (which I can live without.) I gave it short sleeves and pleated the bib on the bias, which was tricky but I’m pretty happy about it.

Material Notes

cotton

Difficulty

Novice

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burdastyle

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    Nov 12, 2009, 04.30 AMby sarsaparilla

    I love the short sleeves! I’ve wanted to make the Jennifer for ages, but it’s far too hot for long sleeves. I think this will be my next project :)

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    Jun 30, 2008, 06.22 AMby carottesauvage

    Great! I love it! The pleating is such a great idea!

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    Jun 19, 2008, 11.03 AMby rbsmom

    I like how you adapted the pattern. Beautiful sewing and fabric.

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    Jun 18, 2008, 02.41 PMby susisonne

    Great blouse! And I like these colors a lot!

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    Jun 18, 2008, 02.43 AMby kate84

    You’ve done I really good job on this, looks very pretty. I like it with the short sleeves. I really like the pattern but think I’m gonna wait till I’ve had a bit more practice at sewing.

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    Jun 17, 2008, 08.35 AMby kokktu

    Thanks everyone for the sweet comments! I’m just excited to have finished a burda pattern and be able to share it!

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    Jun 16, 2008, 10.18 AMby adgentry

    I love it! The pleats are awesome!

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    Jun 15, 2008, 11.55 PMby toupinette

    I really love your blouse! It’s so cute and fresh! Perfect fabric choice too!

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    Jun 15, 2008, 01.15 PMby naughtylittlepony

    Wow I love it, you did it so beautifully.

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    Jun 14, 2008, 01.08 PMby marmota-b

    The bias pleating is an awesome detail!

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    Jun 14, 2008, 12.20 PMby sonnenblume25

    Great! I love it!

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