Sweet as lace bateau top

Added May 16, 2011

by loyl8

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Description

I made this really easy lace stripe top. I based it off of my Bateau square floral shirt I made a while ago. I used a square of ivory cotton (preshrunk) and vintage lace fabric. I added a little bow to the corner of the bateau neckline. I just measured for the thickest part so I didn’t have to wear a shirt underneath and everything would be covered that needed to be. I got lots of compliments so fat on it an I love it. It is sweet and sexy :)

I wore it with my Liberty of London bra underneath for a little bit of floral peeking through. Going out I wore it with black skinny pants, bright hoops earings and bright print platforms and during the day rolled hem jeans, couple bracelets and ballet flats for the warmer weather I wore it with jean shorts and wedges for a sexy day look.

Material Notes

Thrifted Vintage lacey fabric, heavy ivory cotton (left over from old project), thread.

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Tops
Style
Beach, Bohemian, Casual, Romantic, Vintage
Material
Cotton, Lace/Sequins

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    May 9, 2012, 06.33 PMby Vanessa Leigh

    Perfect summer top. Beautiful job. Love the fabric.

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    Aug 5, 2011, 01.33 PMby Lcanaled Lcanaled

    I heart this top. Great job.

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    May 24, 2011, 01.37 PMby Jodi Wade

    Beautiful, sexy but simple. I like it. I might have to borrow this lace idea.

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      May 25, 2011, 03.48 AMby loyl8

      oh thank you! you totally should try it. :)

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    May 24, 2011, 12.22 PMby Gwendolyn Bereng

    This is so cute.

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    May 24, 2011, 08.28 AMby clarey

    I love this, very cool! x

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    May 24, 2011, 05.47 AMby missycas17

    Very cute, and crisp.

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    May 23, 2011, 11.54 PMby susanne2011

    Very cool, I like it a lot! :)

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    May 23, 2011, 11.21 PMby loyl8

    Thanks ladies :)

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    May 23, 2011, 11.01 PMby Mandy A

    very nice. i like how it’s simple, but stylish!

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    May 23, 2011, 10.20 PMby milnay3

    Looks really simple, but really pretty.

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