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Joni Bell Sleeve Top

Added Feb 13, 2013

by Anniemollison

Melbourne, Austr...

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Description

This is my second project out of the BurdaStyle Sewing Vintage Modern book.
I really loved the look of the bell sleeves on this top, very “hippy, bohemian” inspired.
I made it up in a black seersucker fabric. I added some gorgeous Italian buttons to the back which I think is a real feature of this blouse.

It was a simple pattern to modify however, I did note a typo on instruction number 5. Measure down 8.5mm from the waist point should read 8.5cm.

I’m really pleased with the blouse. I’ve already worn it a few times and it feels super comfy to wear.

More on my project here

Material Notes

Japanese 100% Cotton seersucker with self print and eyelet detail.

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Blouse

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    Feb 15, 2013, 06.58 PMby calatrava92

    Great job. So stylish!

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    Feb 13, 2013, 10.38 PMby renatap

    I really like how it looks in black!

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    Feb 13, 2013, 05.28 PMby merryla

    Love it too!

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    Feb 13, 2013, 03.24 PMby Jamie Lau

    Great fabric choice! And thanks for pointing out the mm vs. cm – I’ll let the publisher know!

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      Feb 13, 2013, 07.53 PMby Anniemollison

      Thank you.
      Not a problem. Annie

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    Feb 13, 2013, 01.26 PMby schnui

    I love it too.

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    Feb 13, 2013, 11.53 AMby sewtessuti

    love it!

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      Feb 13, 2013, 07.54 PMby Anniemollison

      Thank you. Your gorgeous fabrics always look great.

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    Feb 13, 2013, 11.32 AMby Mary Athey

    This is lovely, the fabric and sleeves are fab x

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