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My red Dotty Blouse

Added Aug 10, 2014

by thewallinna

Dublin , Ireland

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Description

This is a loosely fitted blouse with interesting construction by Style Arc. The front is created from one piece of fabric which created illusion of tucked-in wrap top. I was so excited to work on it! Half of the blouse is hand-stitched: front tucks, back collas and cuffs. I sewed a size 8 and did not do any adjustments. Despite being loosely fitted, I did not experience any problems with armscyes (which often is an issue for me). I am very impressed how well Style Arc patterns are designed!

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Material Notes

Crepe-de-Chine, thread.

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Blouse
Style
Classic, Other
Material
Silk

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    Aug 22, 2014, 08.05 AMby zickzack

    I wouldn’t have payed that pattern much attention, but seeing your top I may have to reconsider. looks really good!

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    Aug 20, 2014, 07.58 PMby soozy

    Nice top. The color suits you well

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      Aug 20, 2014, 11.43 PMby thewallinna

      You are sweet :) Thanks!

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    Aug 12, 2014, 03.58 PMby Oksana Starzhynska

    Цікава блуза, або, як раніше казали, блузон. Дуже гарний колір – водночас і насичений, але не занадто яскравий. Тканина так гарно драпірується… Здається у Бурди щось подібне теж було в якомусь із холодних номерів. Я ще подумала, так цікаво, але обрати тканину буде не легко. Мені подобається. Таке щось м’яке і затишне, принаймні зовні :-)

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      Aug 15, 2014, 08.31 AMby thewallinna

      Дуже дякую :) Тепло шовку залишає таке приємне тепло на тiлi i тому дуже зручно в ній ходити. А схожа модель була у номерi за травень. Хоча вона трохи по iншому зконструйована.

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    Aug 11, 2014, 04.30 PMby slmnstyle

    Beautiful! I love the color and the draped front!

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    Aug 11, 2014, 01.32 PMby liliv-1

    It’s a very interesting pattern and the color looks amazing on you!

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    Aug 11, 2014, 12.58 PMby kisses

    Nice top…like the illusion and the colour

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    Aug 11, 2014, 12.56 PMby Ellen Hatteland

    What a lovely blouse Inna! Looks so chic and elegant on you! By the way; I like your new hairstyle :-)

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      Aug 11, 2014, 08.04 PMby thewallinna

      Thanks :) It was time to cut my hair because I started to look like a Wolverine

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