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Summer Macaron

Added Jul 1, 2014

by izbott

Penticton , Canada






This is Colette patterns Macaron. I feel like I have come full circle with this pattern & my sewing. I first started to really learn how to sew for myself with this pattern; last year. I have always liked the macaron and can see why many people like it. I plan to wear it tomorrow as the heat is going into the 30’s.

This version will not be my last, as I have already plan to make another for the fall. My summer macaron is made with a chambray & twill material from the stash. I like to wear a sleeve for work. I really like the girlish detail. Its somewhat young but I like it! Nothing wrong with a pretty double sleeve. The chambray material is great and was a gift from my mom. I also will try to do a jacket with the remaining material at a later point.

I like the dark blue with a pop of pink twill. Plus the pockets are great for keys and phone. I`m wearing this to work tomorrow with a pair of sandals! I think for business casual its a good dress.

Material Notes

chambray, twill, regular zip (invisible zipper method).




Garment Type

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    Jul 9, 2014, 03.00 PMby nrobson

    Just lovely

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    Jul 7, 2014, 07.45 AMby rita61

    Nice looking dress; you have done a nice job on it !

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    Jul 2, 2014, 10.30 AMby liliv-1

    I like very much the dress, the colors are very nice together!

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      Jul 3, 2014, 12.58 AMby izbott

      Thanks Liliv! It’s great for summer time. :-)

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    Jul 2, 2014, 06.15 AMby Ellen Hatteland

    This is sooo nice Izbott! The color mix are great – Well done! ;)

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      Jul 3, 2014, 12.57 AMby izbott

      Thanks Ellen. It’s a fun pattern. The fabrics went together really well. Its on my sewing list again for fall.

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