Added Apr 20, 2014
I made this peplum top and skirt from New Look 6130 pattern. I used real leather for the bodice front inset and a thick ponte knit for the rest of the top and the matching pencil skirt. I also used an exposed metal zipper for the back of the top. I have included some inspiration photos of similar peplum dresses found on high end store websites going for $395 to $595.
More on my blog Ode to Sew http://odetosew.com/2014/04/20/leather-inset-peplum-top-and-skirt/
leather, ponte knit, metal zipper
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