Purple Susan Blouse

Added Sep 17, 2007

by pinkhibiscus

Ithaca, New York...

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Description

No alterations…even kept the frills…I’m thinking of fixing the edges with liquid glue.
This was a pretty difficult project for me, with all the angles and details…took me 5x as much time as I had spent on other project! But completing a nice blouse really builds confidence!
And the nice fabric from Joann is so soft!

Material Notes

cotton shirting?

Difficulty

Novice

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Credits

burdastyle for the pattern!

Wenstupen for the covered buttons inspiration.

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    Oct 28, 2007, 03.56 PMby zwitscherchen

    It’s amazing how the choice of fabric decides whether you end up with “just another blouse” or, as in your case, a really, really lovely piece that’s a lot of fun to wear.

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    Sep 17, 2007, 04.01 PMby lilo

    Great Susan, lovely color.

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    Sep 17, 2007, 03.43 PMby pinkhibiscus

    My favorite color is actually purple too! the previous orange ones were actually bought for practice…but now I know better to buy good fabric for my projects!

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    Sep 17, 2007, 09.08 AMby majnets3s

    Its wonderfull!I just love purple!

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    Sep 17, 2007, 04.29 AMby wyn

    Looks greate!

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    Sep 17, 2007, 03.13 AMby wendyxo

    This looks really lovely. I felt exactly the same way, huge project but definately worth it and good for your confidence.

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    Sep 17, 2007, 02.09 AMby littleladyluxe

    You did such a great job on this! I love the sparkle thru the fabric :)

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