Added May 13, 2009
London, United K...
I made this bow tie in leftover purple silk crepe so my fiance matches my dress! My own personal stroke of genius here was to use the metal sliders from an old bra instead of going out and buying the sliders suggested in the pattern, so it ended up being a free project! The other change was that I used very lightweight interfacing on the entire bow tie, and cut it on the grain despite the bias instructions (just because I was dealing with scraps).
aubergine silk crepe
Pattern is BurdaStyle
Creation is FehrTrade
The style is cool and sporty beach wear that can be worn anywhere!
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