Picnic Top

Added Mar 27, 2013

by SHANNONLR

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Description

The fabric for this top is from a vintage x-tra large pillow case I had been hoarding for a long time. I found a cool pattern while thrifting and decided to go ahead and finally use the pillow case. The pattern is 5636 Butterick See and Sew from 1987. The pattern is really for a dress, but I didn’t have enough fabric for that. So I only used the top portion then added the peplum from the Burda Style Handbook Blouse.

Material Notes

vintage pillow case, cotton
lining is pink light weight cotton

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Blouse

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    Mar 31, 2013, 03.04 PMby Inga 888

    love this top, such a romantic fabric and perfect execution!

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    Mar 29, 2013, 06.15 PMby KristinaBerisha

    Very beautiful and so romantic. I love the fabric , so elegant. Great job

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    Mar 29, 2013, 12.55 PMby Madelyn H-L

    Absolutely beautiful!

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    Mar 28, 2013, 08.10 PMby SHANNONLR

    Thank you everyone!!

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    Mar 28, 2013, 05.30 PMby jacquipardue

    very beautiful. great job!

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    Mar 28, 2013, 04.03 PMby luxperdiem

    so cute! Very betty draper.

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    Mar 28, 2013, 11.13 AMby noo222

    Just lovely, very clever!

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    Mar 28, 2013, 05.43 AMby sewingentusiast

    Excellent match of design and fabric and very neat execution. Well done!

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    Mar 28, 2013, 02.45 AMby chichil

    Such a gorgeous top!

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    Mar 27, 2013, 09.27 PMby Debbie Allingham

    That’s just so cute!!!! I love it – a definite winner :)

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    Mar 27, 2013, 09.01 PMby step-van-b

    I love it! I bet you look great wearing it and sitting on a green meadow. Wishing spring to arrive here.

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    Mar 27, 2013, 08.50 PMby Mary Athey

    this is just gorgeous. the fabrics so lovely x

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    Mar 27, 2013, 08.27 PMby 2bfabulous

    Very pretty.

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