Peplum while they're hot

Added Oct 3, 2012

by CIRQUEDUBEBE

Brisbane, Australia

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Description

Sorry. That was terrible. Anyway, I finally got in on all this peplum action with a fusion of two patterns. Lets just say plenty of confusion followed but things worked out pretty well in the end. I used the bodice of Vogue 8280, and the peplum from another pattern which sounds simple enough. Except I decided to line the peplum part because of the flimsy Nani Iro Double gauze and things got complicated! I moved the center back zip around to the side and used an invisible zip instead.

Full post and lots more pics here

Material Notes

Nani Iro Double Gauze

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Tops
Style
Beach, Casual, Classic, Mod, Preppy, Romantic, Vintage
Material
Cotton

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    Oct 27, 2012, 05.06 PMby madyb

    I love this!Gives a whole new twist to the peplum trend!

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    Oct 7, 2012, 11.48 PMby sweetharte

    Classic. It’s so perfect that it hurts me.

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    Oct 7, 2012, 11.10 PMby ines25

    i love your peplum top!

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    Oct 6, 2012, 03.18 PMby Onlylola

    really lovely!

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    Oct 5, 2012, 07.07 PMby katensew

    I like the sweetheart neckline as it is so flattering and peplums are so popular this season.

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    Oct 5, 2012, 03.53 PMby claudinka

    A great outfit overall, if you ask me!

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    Oct 4, 2012, 08.26 PMby BridgetDyer

    Turned out fantastic. Looks great.

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    Oct 4, 2012, 06.22 PMby mokosha

    perfect :)

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    Oct 4, 2012, 01.37 PMby Ruth Meiland

    Great Job!!! looks good on you!

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    Oct 4, 2012, 10.14 AMby jadealamode

    looks great..I love peplums

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    Oct 4, 2012, 07.27 AMby jorth

    Love it!

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    Oct 4, 2012, 06.39 AMby janene

    Hats off to you for sticking with it. All your hard work so paid off. That Vogue pattern is a force to be reckoned with but it is well worth it. Gorgeous and flattering top. :-)

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    Oct 3, 2012, 11.41 PMby Mary Athey

    it turned out fab.great job x

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