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party peplum

Added Jan 1, 2013

by Mary Athey

Antrim, Co Antri...






well i thought i was finished making peplums then i found this piece of fabric and at just under a metre i decided to do a top. i quite like how it turned out and well it is the party season after all lol x

Material Notes

i metre lycra jersey




Garment Type
Evening Wear

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    May 15, 2013, 04.01 PMby Viviane Laroy

    really nice!

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    Jan 23, 2013, 03.45 AMby Denise Angela

    Beautiful & so modern for a peplum…love it!

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      Jan 23, 2013, 06.17 AMby Mary Athey

      Thank you so much xx

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    Jan 14, 2013, 12.17 PMby skapatavmig

    Love it! i need to try that pattern to!

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    Jan 5, 2013, 02.03 PMby Denim Skirts Etc

    Looks awesome! I’m coming round to the peplum thing. Did you use a pattern or did you draft your own?

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      Jan 5, 2013, 03.22 PMby Mary Athey

      Thank you. I used the burda one from 8/2012 number 113. made loads lol. My mum sisters and friends all have some.i.just customise the origional by adding different sleeves and by changing the should give it a go as its a quick project but looks really a few in my studio including the pencil skirt that went with it.the skirts fab as well x

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    Jan 3, 2013, 09.26 AMby chula123

    A real party piece, well done. I love how the stripes work on this one ! It will look perfect with your black pencil skirt xx

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      Jan 3, 2013, 11.36 AMby Mary Athey

      Thank you. I can.t.believe.i missed it.getting featured.i.m gutted. I am in one.of the featured sewers top ten favs though I won the lottery.wben I lol xx

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    Jan 2, 2013, 10.31 PMby Irina Schwab

    Mary, they changed the projects now to a yellow theme, sorry you missed it!

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      Jan 3, 2013, 06.09 AMby Mary Athey

      Ah well trust me lol at least I got a mention xx

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    Jan 2, 2013, 10.27 PMby Irina Schwab

    I believe under member projects of the week. if you go to Burdastyle homepage, scroll all the way down to the bottom of the page and the projects are there!

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      Jan 2, 2013, 10.46 PMby BurdaStyle Support

      What a bummer you missed it Mary! Your project was featured at the bottom of the homepage yesterday, along with Irina and viaklave. Your projects just screamed Happy New Year!


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    Jan 2, 2013, 05.13 AMby rita61

    I like it! Lots of fun to wear out!!!

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    Jan 1, 2013, 09.54 PMby Irina Schwab

    Snap! Mary, we are featured at the same time. So cool!

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      Jan 2, 2013, 03.32 PMby Mary Athey

      Where.are.we featured at irina xx

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    Jan 1, 2013, 08.10 PMby heatherrique

    Such a festive and stunning top, Mary!

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      Jan 1, 2013, 09.00 PMby Mary Athey

      Thanks for.the lovely comment. Happy new year heather x

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    Jan 1, 2013, 06.14 PMby guineveresmom

    Very nice. It looks like the perfect party top.

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    Jan 1, 2013, 03.54 PMby kisses

    Lovely top…

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      Jan 1, 2013, 03.58 PMby Mary Athey

      Thank you. I actually made.this mum but its to jazzy for.her so I get to keep it lol. I.ll make mum a new one x

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    Jan 1, 2013, 01.56 PMby ctharp

    Great work and what a festive top!

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      Jan 1, 2013, 02.04 PMby Mary Athey

      Thanks. I’m going to wear it with my black pencil skirt.x

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    Jan 1, 2013, 01.29 PMby Mary Athey

    thanks trudy x

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    Jan 1, 2013, 01.12 PMby Trudy McGrath

    Quite edgy Mary, I like it!

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