Added Jun 26, 2014
The fabric for this tank I bought in sunny LA. I never quite know what I’m going to make when I buy a fabric, but I thought this fabric would look better made into an un-lined tank than a lined dress or skirt. I based the shirt on a pattern that included a large scarf/bow at the neck, but once I finished it, I disliked the bulk around the neck. I removed the collar and zig-zag finished the raw edges on the sleeves and neckline and then added the gathers back to the neck. There is a simple hook and loop closure in the back. I love the changes and it will be great in the heat here in China.
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