Newsletter-photo

Top 50 Blogs
for Fashion Sewers

Subscribe to our FREE email newsletter and get the Top 50 Best Bloggers for Sewing Enthusiasts.

"Kaylee" tunic

Added Mar 19, 2008

by sunnyb64

Bear, Delaware, ...

526e154b1afd847a50daa7af1c056f47b5391707_thumb

Views

1101

E3a3680e9e0d7ff36053decf36ef195f4d31b70b_large
  • E3a3680e9e0d7ff36053decf36ef195f4d31b70b_grid

Description

A spring tunic made from McCalls 4381. The name is because the Asian styling of it and the color reminds me of a colorful jacket that one of the characters in the show “Firefly” wore once.

Material Notes

Lightweight brocade, button, ribbon (for the button loop), zipper

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

2 Comments Sign in to add a post

  • 526e154b1afd847a50daa7af1c056f47b5391707_large

    Mar 19, 2008, 04.45 PMby sunnyb64

    This particular brocade was a little tough to work with— it was more lightweight than the Chinese-style brocades that are usually in the local fabric store, so it frayed a lot and snagged more easily and I had a bit of trouble finishing the seams. (Though the latter is probably because I’m still trying to learn how to use my serger!)

  • Cf9adc533feafc182afdbd7d901fa0a023fbc5fd_large

    Mar 19, 2008, 02.51 PMby keetchick

    What beautiful fabric! Was it difficult to sew the brocade fabric?

    • This is a question
  1. Sign in to add a post

Add to Favorites 3 people added it

Burdastyle

http://burdastyle.com//projects/kaylee-tunic