Added May 14, 2013
Brooklyn, New Yo...
This is a top test garment version of the Tiramisu knit dress from Cake Patterns, using the directional stripes variation and extending the midriff down to make a top.
Pay no mind to my photo-bombing toddler! Full project details on my blog, Polka Dot Overload.
Gray & white striped lycra knit from Spandex House. Medium weight with good recovery. This is a test top to check bodice fit so I was using cheaper fabric than I will for the dress version.
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