Sew easy and stylish, Burda sweater 108.4/2012 and self-draf...

Added Jul 6, 2014

by Alisa Sibrova

Las Vegas, Nevad...

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This time I decided to use self-drafted patterns and I love the outcome. Boat neckline of the sweater looks clean and classy and layered chiffon skirt is romantic and airy. Another new element that I used is the animal print of the sweater.

Here is the note for myself: I almost never use any animal prints! Never! In this case it seemed to be natural combining beige and brown zebra design shoes together with leopard print sweater. Pearl necklace adds elegance and white skirt neutralizes animal prints, so they are not as screaming. Wear this outfit in the city, to a night out or pretty much anywhere else. I am sure you can also try to style it in a sporty way, adding cool sport shoes like Converse.

Materials: think knit animal print jersey, white chiffon, white cotton, elasticated band

Additions: Pearl necklace, Staccato shoes, Mango clutch

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Difficulty

Novice

Categories

Season
Summer, Spring
For
Women
Garment Type
Skirt
Style
Casual
Material
Chiffon, Knits/Jersey

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    Jul 6, 2014, 10.30 PMby izbott

    You look great. I like the pattern mix of your outfit. Nice stuff, :-)

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      Jul 6, 2014, 10.39 PMby Alisa Sibrova

      Thank you, yep, love those patterns too! :)

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    Jul 6, 2014, 11.46 AMby liliv-1

    You look stunning in thi outfit.

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    Jul 6, 2014, 09.06 AMby Ellen Hatteland

    This is a great outfit Alisa! – you look fabulous :)

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      Jul 6, 2014, 10.40 PMby Alisa Sibrova

      Ellen, thank you so much for a great feedback! :)

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    Jul 6, 2014, 07.44 AMby Mary Athey

    Lovely outfit, both pieces look great on you x

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      Jul 6, 2014, 10.40 PMby Alisa Sibrova

      Thank you so much Mary! I am surprised that I fell in love with combination of animal prints!

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