Natty's Petal Collar Blouse

Added Dec 13, 2010

by nattyjane

Berkeley, Califo...

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Description

I used the JJ Blouse pattern from BurdaStyle, but used the sleeves from Collette Pattern’s Macaron dress, and made the collar a bit more interesting. I considered doing a peter pan collar, but then I remembered all the lovely petal collars that I’ve drooled over on dresses from Nadinoo and decided to try one for myself.
Since I’ve made the JJ Blouse about 4 times before, the beginning of this project went rather quickly. I did have to take some extra time to make french seams since the fabric likes to unravel at the edges. The collar was probably the most time consuming as I had to first create a pattern, then sew 7 individual petal pieces, and finally attach them to the blouse.
Also on my blog! nattyjanesews.blogspot.com

Material Notes

Thrifted fabric and buttons.

Difficulty

Advanced

Categories

Season
Spring, Fall
For
Women
Garment Type
Blouse
Style
Classic, Romantic
Material
Cotton

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    Nov 19, 2011, 04.46 PMby G-A-

    The collar is brilliant!

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    Dec 15, 2010, 05.36 PMby pampula

    How lovely, the collar is adorable!!

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    Dec 14, 2010, 10.19 AMby giunta

    wow i love your work! did you ever think about selling your creations? I’d like both the macaron altered dress and this shirt ^^

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    Dec 14, 2010, 01.00 AMby Ruffles Gazebo

    hehe i was looking at this on your blog last night! i ended up there after looking at ur slouchy blouse (as i am in the process of making one and the instructions are somewhat rubbish) anyway the point is i love it and want one for myself!!! keep up the sweet stuff! :-)

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This project is based on

Burdastyle

http://burdastyle.com//projects/nattys-petal-collar-blouse