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The safari shirt

Added Jul 24, 2016

by Etemi Otubu

London, United K...






I made this khaki military style shirt for a safari I went to in Tanzania. It’s a mix of two Burdastyle patterns: the pleat in the back, and the pockets are from the 10/2010 #102 pattern, while the buttons on the front and the sleeve cuffs are taken from the 09/2013 ##121 pattern. More details on the blog.

Material Notes





Spring, Summer, Fall
Garment Type
Casual, Classic, Military

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    Jan 21, 2018, 02.02 AMby ink

    Here is my fourth attempt at leaving a message perhaps way too long the recaptcha monster did not like!

    -that recaptcha deletes my messages a great deal of times.

    Love love your blouse and I hope you add your clothes from your blog on here I love your pants !

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    Aug 16, 2016, 03.34 PMby nrobson

    looks so stylish, cool, and great to wear! xx

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      Aug 25, 2016, 05.28 PMby Etemi Otubu

      Thank you Nadia, it has become one of my favorite shirts indeed! :)

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    Aug 13, 2016, 03.00 PMby Ivanamania

    beautiful shirt and nice pics!

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      Aug 25, 2016, 05.28 PMby Etemi Otubu

      Thank you Ivana, all I needed was an iron, but it’s a rarity on holidays. :)

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    Aug 5, 2016, 02.39 PMby Elpida Kyriakou

    I love your shirt and I envy you for your trip to Tanzania!

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      Aug 8, 2016, 03.40 PMby Etemi Otubu

      Thank you! It is a wonderful place indeed! :)

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    Aug 5, 2016, 10.53 AMby Kasiorist

    fantastic shirt and hopefully safari, too!

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      Aug 8, 2016, 03.40 PMby Etemi Otubu

      Thank you, it really was! :)

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    Aug 4, 2016, 06.53 PMby Luda Tomashevska

    I am in love with this blouse, looks gorgeous!

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    Aug 4, 2016, 07.50 AMby Maria Hayek

    Oh so beautiful!

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