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White Cynthia Rowley Top

Added Nov 5, 2010

by dixiediy

Austin, Texas, U...

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Description

I chose this pattern because I loved the collar but making the collar proved to be more difficult than I first thought. The directions weren’t explicit enough for me as to how you were supposed to fold the fabric pieces over one another. I tried my best to match the pattern picture and spent over 30 minutes, folding, refolding, pinning, and ironing to make sure it looked just right. I got the desired result in the end but I thought the process could have been clearer. Love the shirt, though! The fabric is a pale cream stripe cotton, not to delicate or too fancy. I used a variation on this pattern for another shirt I made, also.

“blogged!”http://dixiediy.blogspot.com/2010/11/white-cynthia-rowley-top.html

Material Notes

cotton

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Tops
Style
Casual, Classic, Romantic
Material
Cotton, Shirting

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    Mar 9, 2011, 04.59 AMby rebeccalady

    i love yours!! i want to make one so badly!

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    Nov 7, 2010, 08.31 PMby rii

    I love it! I think I’ll need to make a dress inspired by this :)

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    Nov 6, 2010, 07.51 AMby morganelle

    This turned out beautifully! I’m inspired to try this pattern again!

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      Mar 16, 2011, 08.47 PMby liveagaindt

      exactly what pattern is it. j c penny has a dress that i love that looks like this. i would love to make it in another color. the one they have is two tone. u must see.:))

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    Nov 6, 2010, 12.47 AMby tangerinesamurai

    It turned out really pretty! So beautiful on you!

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    Nov 5, 2010, 05.25 PMby ncllnn cllns

    I love it, very pretty color also

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