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Lace Button Back Blouse

Added Sep 17, 2011

by tilly-vanilly

London, United K...






I made this blouse by upcycling a vintage lace skirt. The pattern is self-drafted – a boxy bodice with bustline and back waist darts. I underlined the bodice with the skirt lining and added black satin collar and button stand to the back. The 1920s lady buttons are from a haberdashery in Edinburgh. More details on my blog :)




Spring, Fall, Winter
Garment Type
Classic, Preppy, Romantic, Vintage
Lace/Sequins, Satin

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    Sep 30, 2011, 06.48 AMby woman


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    Sep 29, 2011, 12.40 PMby pampula

    just gorgeous, I love those buttons!

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    Sep 27, 2011, 05.19 AMby missb-1

    This looks fantastic! Love the buttons. And everything else.

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    Sep 26, 2011, 07.32 PMby margaretchandler

    These are the MOST darling buttons, I hope you wear it lots!

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    Sep 20, 2011, 05.47 PMby cantare

    What a great shirt! A lovely simple statement piece.

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    Sep 19, 2011, 10.28 AMby sophielophie

    What a lovely blouse, very nice!

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    Sep 19, 2011, 03.21 AMby skeeler

    LOve it!!

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    Sep 18, 2011, 08.12 PMby daisyroots

    Its really fab! Those buttons are awesome!!

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    Sep 18, 2011, 05.48 PMby mlichtenwalner


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    Sep 18, 2011, 12.44 AMby kumin

    So cute,I love it!

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    Sep 17, 2011, 10.53 PMby lalalee1

    really cute, love the buttons!

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    Sep 17, 2011, 08.57 PMby Renée Wagemans

    wow, very nice work

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    Sep 17, 2011, 08.44 PMby cequimby

    Saw this on your blog and I love love love it! I think it’s so clever that you thought to add the contrast collar because the cream lace wasn’t your favorite by itself. That’s a trick I’m going to remember for the future.

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    Sep 17, 2011, 03.14 PMby heatherrique

    Enchantingly adorable and gorgeous!

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