Motivation

Added May 16, 2012

by fidgetfingers

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I’m finally out of the funk I’ve been in for the last few weeks, I think. This is the first thing that I’ve made in months. It went so well, I think I’ll keep going.

This was an introduction to bias tape for me. I think I’m in love.

I blogged about this a little more here.

I’ve added instructions, as per request. If you have any questions or anything needs clarification let me know!

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Tops
Style
Classic
Material
Chiffon

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    May 18, 2012, 02.52 PMby mimica

    Very cool, thanks for the instructions!

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    May 17, 2012, 07.43 PMby franiam

    i imagine this a bit longer would make an awesome apron too – what can i say, i’m a messy cook. Great job it’s gorgeous!

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    May 17, 2012, 10.59 AMby libra-s

    What a cool and fun project! Keep up the good work girl!

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    May 16, 2012, 09.45 PMby Ali Daniels

    Ahhh this is too cool! It’s driving me crazy trying to figure out how you did it though…think you could post some kind of tutorial? This is perfect for summer!

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      May 17, 2012, 03.48 PMby fidgetfingers

      Done! Thanks for asking!

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    May 16, 2012, 08.41 PMby kristensaurus

    I did something like this about a week ago, but haven’t put it up yet. I definitely like yours better! Very pretty.

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      May 16, 2012, 09.34 PMby fidgetfingers

      Thanks! I bet yours turned out well too!

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    May 16, 2012, 07.55 PMby janetheclerk

    this is so cool! i think i’ve figured out how you did the pattern. i will try it, and if i fail, i will beg you for a pattern. i’m lucky in that we have warm winters (and unbearable summers), so this sort of top would work with a cardigan for the cooler evenings! i am excited!

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      May 16, 2012, 09.35 PMby fidgetfingers

      Good luck! I would gladly post my notes and/or a pattern tutorial if you want it!

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    May 16, 2012, 07.53 PMby sadienorway

    Love the back! Simple yet interesting :)

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    May 16, 2012, 07.10 PMby Klara Zalokar

    Freaking awesome, where is the seam that binds the loop? Tell me please, I’we been loking at the top for 10min and have not found it. Great job!

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      May 16, 2012, 07.19 PMby fidgetfingers

      The seam is with the bias tape. I can’t think of how to explain it, so I’ll try to add another picture that shows how it works!

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      May 18, 2012, 06.25 PMby Klara Zalokar

      sorry for clicking the wrong button (innapropriate). Tnx for the picture. I will make this, because it is absolutely lovely!

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    May 16, 2012, 06.33 PMby domestic-divaonline

    Cool style for hot summer days!

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