Tuesday, May 13, 2008

Pattern Review 1/2008 #108

I am not going to do a full review of this blouse. The construction is just like #107, and you can read about it here

Take a look at the Burda World of Fashion picture. I did eliminate the tie.




I loved Laura Lo's version with the piping and thought I would use it, too. I did use the piping in different areas.


The only thing to check is the sleeve band. You might want to measure your bicep and make sure it isn't too tight. I added 1/2" to my band.

This morning I cut out Simplicity 3678 from very pretty red-cream paisley knit.

Knitting magazines will be mailed tomorrow. I just divided them up the best I could, hope everyone is happy with their package.

Off to move college daughter now.

6 comments:

  1. Lovely blouse, and the way you worked with the stripes is so nice. The piping gives just the extra touch to it. Still on my to sew list.

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  2. Your blouse is lovely! I still have this one on my list of blouses I really want to make!

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  3. I LOVE this. I adore how you worked the stripes and the piping in the sleeve band is wonderful!

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  4. Lovely version of this top.

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  5. Outstanding Lori!

    I'm just wondering.....do you already have a pair of arm-hugging leather gloves to wear with your blouse, or do you have to buy a pair?
    >grin<

    ~Pam

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  6. wow what a great rendition of a great shirt. Love the colors and the piping. Great job

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