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Silk Georgette Pintucked Blouse

Added Mar 31, 2014

by slmnstyle

Portland, Oregon...






I made this top from Butterick 5997 pattern in a silk georgette from Nanette Lepore that I bought at Fabric Depot in Portland, OR. I made view D with the long sleeves of view D of this pattern.The top was not too difficult to sew, accept the pintucks were a bit tricky to get marked on the fabric, evenly spaced and sewn straight. I made french seams throughout and made my own covered buttons for the sleeve cuff. I am very happy with my new top!
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Material Notes

Nanette Lepore silk georgette
Self covered button kit




Garment Type
Bohemian, Casual, Romantic
Chiffon, Silk

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    Apr 1, 2014, 03.18 PMby liliv-1

    It looks so delicate!

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    Apr 1, 2014, 01.05 AMby schnui

    Gorgeous blouse which looks so beautiful over black skinny pants.

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      Apr 1, 2014, 02.46 AMby slmnstyle

      Thank you! I really like it and think I’ll make more of these! So comfy yet luxurious!

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    Mar 31, 2014, 08.35 PMby Mary Athey

    This is a gorgeous blouse. The fabric is lovely. you did a smashing job on this x

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      Mar 31, 2014, 08.50 PMby slmnstyle

      Thanks so much Mary! I’m glad the site is back up and refreshed again so we can share our projects!

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