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Taffy blouse and lined skirt

Added May 28, 2012

by servareginae

Stillwater, Okla...






I added a satin lining and invisible zipper to the skirt (New Look 6053) to make it more challenging. This was my first attempt at an invisible zipper. I am so pleased with the neat, discreet finish that I can’t imagine that I would ever go back to a centered zipper.
The Taffy blouse ( Colette) is satin, crepe side out. I started with a size 4, and then adjusted my muslin down to a size 0. But then it was too tight in the waist. I added two inches to the pattern at the waist line. I love the curvy, drapey design of this blouse.

Material Notes

satin crepe for the blouse and skirt lining; cotton for the skirt shell.




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    Jun 12, 2012, 05.12 AMby jennyrecorder

    Perfectly co-ordinated and a very classy look.

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    May 30, 2012, 04.39 AMby smallone

    oh my that blouse is so divine!!!

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      May 31, 2012, 04.03 AMby servareginae

      Thank you. I highly recommend it. It is easy to make.

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    May 29, 2012, 11.32 PMby plethora

    That is a lovely look!

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