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Wedding shirt for my husband

Added Nov 11, 2012

by ouipatronsblog

Alsace, France

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I just posted the picture of my wedding dress
http://www.burdastyle.com/projects/my-broken-glass-wedding-dress

but here is my husband shirt!

Made with 2m coton popelin, it us a home made pattern from an old shirt…

The collar and cuffs (? not sure of the word) are lined with fine fusible lining and also with silk organza for a good fit. My husband told me it was very confortable to wear. He asked me to used this combination (fusible lining + organza) for the next shirt ;)

A little secret is hidden in this shirt… A small gold heart pendant is sewn between the 2 layers of fabric that create the yoke (on the back).

I’m happy he liked this shirt enough to wear it again later! It is a lovely shirt, but not too formal to stay in the wardrobe for ever…

My blog (in french) : http://ouipatrons.com

Material Notes

2m coton popelin
12 boutons
fusible lining
silk organza
matching threads

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Men
Garment Type
Shirts

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    Nov 11, 2012, 11.52 AMby Mary Athey

    wow!! your wedding dress was gorgeous and this is a great piece of work as well. congrats on the sewing and your wedding xx

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