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Printed Peplum Top in Citron

Added Oct 1, 2012

by Jamie Lau

Brooklyn, New Yo...






This is one of the rare occasions where I’m actually sewing separates and not a dress! The Peplum Top pattern has been so popular on BurdaStyle that I just had to try it. I used this bright printed fabric from Art Gallery Fabrics in a citron and mustard floral motif. I love the cap sleeves on this top and the swing of the peplum!

For those of you in New York, I’ll be teaching a sewing class at 3rd Ward Monday nights starting October 8th using this sewing pattern. If you’re interested in taking the course, use the code BURDASTYLE25 and save 25% when signing up.

Material Notes

Cotton, 24" invisible zipper, coordinating thread




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

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    Oct 2, 2012, 09.58 PMby nouvellegamine

    very cute! I love the color you chose!

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      Oct 2, 2012, 11.00 PMby Jamie Lau

      Thank you, Betty! I’m planning to whip up another project in yellow and marigold hues soon!

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    Oct 2, 2012, 03.43 PMby lesyoung

    great look and colors. keep them coming


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    Oct 2, 2012, 02.14 PMby carottesauvage

    That’s really zesty. I would be nice to see how the back/side way looks like!

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      Oct 2, 2012, 04.12 PMby Jamie Lau

      Thank you, Hélène! The back has an invisible zip and the peplum is a little bit longer in the back.

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    Oct 2, 2012, 07.38 AMby Martch

    This looks lovely on you, Jamie!

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      Oct 2, 2012, 11.43 AMby Jamie Lau

      Thanks, Martyna! It’s not a dress for once!

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    Oct 1, 2012, 11.52 PMby Vanessa Velasquez

    lovely, you just gave me another reason to wish i could visit N.Y someday!!!

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      Oct 2, 2012, 11.43 AMby Jamie Lau

      Thanks, Vanessa! There are great fabric stores here, too!

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