Simplicity 3887 top

Added Apr 26, 2008

by kristapeaches

Milford, Connect...

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Description

This top was way too balloony with the band at the bottom, so I ended up cutting off an inch or so (more in the front and the back) and sewing the band back on. It’s not great now, but it’s better.

Plus, I added cuffs to the sleeves that are meant to look like the cuffs on the JJ blouse. It’s much cuter than elastic!

Material Notes

Cotton shirting

Difficulty

Novice

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Credits

JJ for the sleeve cuff instructions

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    May 21, 2008, 07.55 PMby anniestitches

    cuteness; love the volume.

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    Apr 28, 2008, 07.39 AMby jj1

    I really love this top, it’s on my to do list. By the way, the instruction was made by Burda company. I couldn’t take the credit.

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    Apr 27, 2008, 06.28 PMby reneebeth

    it’s really beautiful, with a great color choice.

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    Apr 27, 2008, 09.51 AMby maya511

    very, very cute! you did a great job with alterations as it looks terrific on you.

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    Apr 27, 2008, 09.18 AMby patchygirl

    I second the request for a how-to!! This is lovely!

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    Apr 27, 2008, 05.32 AMby kristapeaches

    JJ has really thorough instructions for the sleeve cuffs — just find the pattern for her blouse in the pattern section! Mine aren’t as nice as hers; I followed her instructions in a general, haphazard way as is, unfortunately, my sewing style.

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    Apr 26, 2008, 11.45 PMby shir

    super cute!!! I’d love a how-to!

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