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Linen deux piece in denim and corn: the Infinity Column

Added Apr 6, 2015

by Irina Schwab

Aylesbury, Unite...

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Description

I decided to move on from wool and layers and try something lighter…

I had this fabric for exactly as long as issue 7/2012 of Burda style magazine was around for. I bought the fabric to make this exact set, however I never got round to it.

I started this project yesterday and finished it this morning, just on time for a quick photo shoot early afternoon :-)

It is an easy project, however the fabric I chose was really challenging. It is linen base, and has cotton fibres sewn in and out to form the pattern. When cut, the fibres pull easily, so I had to handle it with extra care. Mistakes cannot be made!

I remember this colour combination being quite hot in 2012, however denim/blue hues is the colour of the season so – double jackpot!

Worn with Wallis pearl strings and Zara studs sandals – SS2015 season. Hand made leather clutches – Lavinexclusive on Facebook and breslo.ro

Material Notes

linen blends

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Suit
Style
Classic
Material
Linen

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    Apr 13, 2015, 11.27 AMby nrobson

    very nice outfit

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    Apr 9, 2015, 09.42 AMby PennyMac

    I love that skirt pattern – it fits really well. Great outfit and you matched the stripes across the 2 garments – nice!

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      Apr 9, 2015, 07.15 PMby Irina Schwab

      Thank you for your nice comment, Penny x

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    Apr 8, 2015, 04.17 PMby TyMarie

    Gorgeous Easter outfit!! Make sure to check out the bottom of our homepage this week. :)

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      Apr 8, 2015, 08.05 PMby Irina Schwab

      So, so happy! I really did not expect this! Over the moon! Thank you!

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    Apr 7, 2015, 11.14 AMby IDia

    Soooo chic, elegant, Classy! In one word FABULOS!

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      Apr 7, 2015, 06.58 PMby Irina Schwab

      I’m glad you like it! I look forward to seeing your version! x

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    Apr 7, 2015, 02.47 AMby seabreit

    Lovely photos, perfect fabric for that pattern, so glamorous with the glasses…

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      Apr 7, 2015, 07.44 AMby Irina Schwab

      Thank you! In fact I lost my usual glasses and I found these sports Nike one in the car glove compartment. I had no choice! :-)

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    Apr 6, 2015, 11.58 PMby rita61

    Awesome outfit and styling ! Nice stripe matching.

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    Apr 6, 2015, 08.25 PMby martinK

    A real outfit for Easter and spring time. Great work and the lines of the top matches perfect with those of the skirt, love it!

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      Apr 6, 2015, 10.02 PMby Irina Schwab

      Thank you so much, MartinK. I did try my best to match lines. Quite hard, though. It is a slippery difficult fabric. Got there in the end!!

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    Apr 6, 2015, 07.40 PMby cathysews

    You look fabulous. Always wanted to make this outfit. I made the skirt a couple of months ago. But the whole outfit looks fab.

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      Apr 6, 2015, 10.00 PMby Irina Schwab

      Oh, thank you. The skirt is a classic. Although i noticed that the front darts need to be pressed really well, otherwise you end up with a little unwanted tummy!!!

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    Apr 6, 2015, 07.28 PMby Ellen Hatteland

    What a great outfit Irina! – and perfect for Eastern :) Love it!

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      Apr 6, 2015, 09.59 PMby Irina Schwab

      And quick, too! That’s what I like!! x

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      Apr 8, 2015, 06.15 PMby Ellen Hatteland

      Congrats to be featured my friend! :)

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      Apr 8, 2015, 08.07 PMby Irina Schwab

      I’m always the second to know when I’m featured :-) You know it all, Ellen!!!! So chuffed… I did not expect it at all! Thank you!

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