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A Modern Dot

Added Oct 13, 2011

by AGoodWardrobe

Fairfax, Califor...






The second addition to my winter wardrobe challenge – a printed, pleated blouse! I used a cotton broadcloth with a print that appears as a polka dot from afar but is actually little tufted ovals. Pattern and texture! Blogged here

Material Notes

1 yard dobby cloth, 1 yard of white broadcloth for facings and bias binding, 5 buttons




Spring, Summer, Fall
Garment Type
Casual, Classic, Romantic, Vintage

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    May 11, 2012, 06.26 PMby carrotflowers

    I found this from your blog, love it! Your version is fantastic, it totally elevates the pattern. also, I’m loving the blog.

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    Nov 2, 2011, 09.06 AMby PatternMePretty

    Ooo That’s awesome. I love the cap sleeve style. Very flattering

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    Nov 2, 2011, 03.01 AMby sernasew

    saw this on this month’s best-of and really like it… nice job! did you use a pattern or do it yourself? what pattern?

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      Nov 4, 2011, 06.17 AMby AGoodWardrobe

      I apologize for not seeing your question sooner. I used a burda pattern (09/2011 Sleeveless Blouse). You should be able to see a link to the download on the right side bar. If not, a quick search should turn it up.

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    Oct 14, 2011, 01.06 PMby charlotte powell-brooks

    oh I really like this alot, sleeves, neck line, just great!

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    Oct 13, 2011, 05.44 PMby carottesauvage

    Waow! love this pattern and your rendition of it!

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    Oct 13, 2011, 09.13 AMby manola6176

    Great blouse. I need one.

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    Oct 13, 2011, 06.55 AMby poppykettle

    It’s lovely!

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    Oct 13, 2011, 01.30 AMby sallieOh

    I love this! the little textured dot is perfect, and this top is just so flattering on you! also, I love your blog!

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