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Scalloped edges can sweeten almost any style, adding a pretty, feminine touch to a garment. We’ve rounded up a few looks with simply stunning scallops!

This embellishment is popping up everywhere this summer, and not just on hems! The stunning neckline on the dress above is definitely eye-catching. Even with a low-cut neck, the soft curves add elegance. You can easily transform a style by sewing a scalloped edge. Since you’d have a very hard time hemming each and every curve, the best way to finish a scalloped edge is to create a facing.

The subtle scallops along the hem of this LBD spice up an otherwise ordinary dress.

The stylish hem of this jacket stands out against the black skirt. A light summer jacket with scalloped edges would look adorable over a breezy sundress!

Here’s another take on a scalloped neckline. This intriguing cutout brightens up a black dress.

Smooth curves along the hem of this crop top make this revealing ensemble look a little more innocent! The soft mint fabric really enhances the look.

Will you incorporate edges this sweet detail into any of your summer styles?


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    Jun 5, 2014, 07.19 AMby annemieke

    I’m currently adapting the popular wrap blouse from the April issue to a version with scalloped edges. I agree with you guys that scallops make a garment more special!

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    Jun 4, 2014, 09.54 PMby Janet Albritton

    I think I like the way the scalloped-hemmed dress looks better than any of the others, which are just too…. I’m not really sure what it is that I don’t find very attractive, but the subtley of the scalloped hem is the one I, personally, find the most attractive!

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    Jun 4, 2014, 12.51 PMby Lulu Araujo

    Not sure I’d wear the white one

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    Jun 4, 2014, 03.54 AMby sewing fanatic

    I will try scallops one day :p

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