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Added Dec 11, 2011

by lennert

Dubai, United Ar...






I was in need of a long sleeve garment for winter time and thought this 1940’s Simplicity 2270 pattern had my name written all over it… I’m into peplum lately and I love the bow at the back. For the fabric I used lightweight Italian wool. I needed to make some alterations as a 1940’s size 14 doesn’t seem to be anywhere near a modern day one… I also used small shoulder pads to give the shoulders some more shape. Santa, I’m ready!!

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Material Notes

Lightweight wool, a 60cm invisible zip and shoulder pads.


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    Dec 12, 2011, 01.47 AMby Fatiha

    Love the detail at the back.. X

  • Missing

    Dec 12, 2011, 01.46 AMby Fatiha

    Love the detail at the back.. X

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    Dec 11, 2011, 06.38 PMby heatherrique

    Such an attractive top on you! The bow is a lovely detail.

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    Dec 11, 2011, 05.15 PMby Laura Zaliene

    Love the sexy bow!

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