Added Jul 31, 2010
This tutorial is about a simple add-on that helps you if you are bothered by
your bra straps showing on your shoulder or if your top is slippery and
has a tendency to fall off your shoulders. Of course, it solves only
the problem of the clothes you would wear a bra with, and we rarely
don’t, right? - regardless of the shape of your body a bra gives you
confidence and support. So let’s take advantage of that - on one hand -
and let’s not let that become a problem - on the other hand!
This is certainly not a discovery i just made - some of you might have been
doing this already! It’s an option I noticed on the short blouses worn
with a sari by Indian women, blouses which beautifully reveal a good
part of the shoulders. If you ever tried to fix the problem using 2
safety pins then you’ll surely appreciate the alternative! :))
These pictures were taken while making this improvement to this "design":http://www.etsy.com/listing/33013217/vanilla-coffee-top-custom/ ! I also used it
for this design "A Horse for My Kingdom" pictures "here":http://magdamagdadesignstudio.blogspot.com/2010/07/horse-for-my-kingdom.html/ which i also published on burdastyle "here":http://www.burdastyle.com/projects/a-horse-for-my-kingdom/ ! And I’m planning to use it more - carefree-ness matters!
Would you use it? Take the poll on my blog and let me know! http://magdamagdadesignstudio.blogspot.com/2010/07/technicalities-keep-that-dress-on-your_31.html/
a strip of fabric, thread, safety pin, measuring tape, sewing machine (optional), 2 snap fasteners
Trousers, blazers, and blouses in cool neutrals have model-off-duty style.
Create unique and on-trend swimwear with the BurdaStyle Swimsuit Sloper!
Member Project of the Week
Carlotta-Stermaria's ruffled dress is ready for wedding season.
Sewing & Techniques
Our popular swimsuit sloper is now available in PLUS size!
Check out this sneak peel of this Thursday's live web seminar
You must allow our "request for permission" request to login to Burdastyle with Facebook.