Simplicity 1699

Added Apr 10, 2014

by Mary Williams

Austin, Texas, U...

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Description

This project was a minor disaster and I really need to remake it! Right at the end, my old sewing machine crapped out on me and then I bought my new machine (which sews so much better!). I also was not happy with my fabric choices — the colors are gorgeous but the synthetic fibers are not my favorite. All that aside, the design elements are really sweet and it’s a very pretty pattern!

Material Notes

I used what I like to call “faux suiting” — it’s all polyester, which I usually avoid. I need to make this with quality suiting next time. It’s a GREAT work outfit!

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer, Fall
For
Women
Garment Type
Suit
Style
Business, Casual, Classic, Preppy
Material
Cotton, Blends, Denim, Eyelet, Linen, Polyester, Rayon, Shirting, Suiting

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    Apr 11, 2014, 12.30 PMby liliv-1

    Awesome top!

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    Apr 11, 2014, 12.29 PMby liliv-1

    Awesome top!

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