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The Blue Flower

Added Oct 12, 2012

by caireen

Heidelberg, Germany






Sometimes you have a fabric or yarn that is really beautiful, but no matter where you search, you don’t find the right project for it. This fabric, picked up at a sale for about 3€, was a lost cause. I browsed through what felt like hundreds of dress patterns, but to no avail, until I was sick and tired of it and made this blouse. It’s …. very big. I’m not sure if I’ll adjust the darts or just wear it with a belt. (Again with the belts. I really need more belts.) I’m leaning towards belts because university has started again and I won’t have that much time for sewing.




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    Oct 13, 2012, 08.49 AMby Mary Athey

    The fabrics gorgeous and the blouse is fab. its actually more versatile than a dress! this would be lovely with jeans or a pencil skirt. lovely job x

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      Oct 13, 2012, 09.17 AMby caireen

      Thank you! The pencil skirt is such a good idea, I’m thinking a black one would be perfect for it. *updates her mental project list’

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      Oct 13, 2012, 09.40 AMby Mary Athey

      Lol if i made everything on my mental list i.d never leave my sewing machine hahaha x

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      Oct 13, 2012, 10.28 AMby caireen

      So true. There’s no end to the things I want to make. But that’s the beautiful thing about it, I never run out of things to do!

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    Oct 13, 2012, 08.16 AMby SassyT


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      Oct 13, 2012, 08.35 AMby caireen

      Thank you!

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