Thursday, June 26, 2008

Two New Blouses

Aha! 2 new summer blouses. Both are from McCall's 5388.

Changes I made:
  • Took in 1/2 inch from each side. (I went one size down than my usual pattern size and that was not quite enough.)
  • Shortened the length by 4 1/2 inches. This shirt was really long.
  • Turned straps into ties.
Shirt #1: Blue cotton from Joann's.
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Shirt #2: Light weight seersucker from Thrift store.
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Two pretty tops for me. I love the power that comes with being able to make your own clothes.

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