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Romantic Blouse

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Category Sewing
Type Clothing
Sizing Women
Style Romantic, Retro / Vintage
Nancy de Farras on craftsy.com

What was your source for this sewing project? Online Photo or Website
Name of website or photo New Look 6078

Nancy de Farras on craftsy.com

What materials did you use? Lawn Cotton from www.etejidos.com

Nancy de Farras on craftsy.com

What are you most proud of? Following the pattern and puttin it all together

Nancy de Farras on craftsy.com

What advice would you give someone starting this project? Just use the skills learned from Craftsy classes

Nancy de Farras on craftsy.com

Beautiful Nancy. If you are concerned about the style it is VERY it! The Vintage/Retro movement has been growing and many of the big four pattern companies have started to make designs such as your beautiful blouses with pin tucks and peter pan collar. Both features which I LOVE.

01/08/2013 Flag

Thanks for the encouragement Scheri. I saw your peter pan collared sassy librarian blouse and it really inspired me. You are always so inspiring. I dont know how to sew it right though. Had a hard time with collars without facing because as you know I just follow what we have been taught here. Will have to email you if I have questions. They are having a sale right now at sewing patterns. Do check it out. Thanks again.

01/08/2013 Flag

Scheri Butterick 5061 is beautiful! and it is on sale now at 2.99 dollars at sewingpatterns.com. I bought the downloadable and I am in the process of piecing it together. Do let me know what you think of it.

01/08/2013 Flag

Do you mean vintage Butterick 5061; ca. late 1960s; Misses' One-Piece Dress. Semi-fitted slim dress with standing neckline, has contrast or self side front insets. Short sleeves.. The other is nightgown. http://butterick.mccall.com/b5061-products-7674.php?page_id=385

01/08/2013 Flag

Nancy contact me through Flickr and we can email. http://www.flickr.com/photos/scheri_sews/

01/08/2013 Flag

Ok will do that tomorrow Scheri. It's 1am here now in Europe

01/08/2013 Flag

Very good idear to make the blouse longer . You live in spain ? Somos proximas :-)

01/09/2013 Flag

Sii somos practicamente vecinas!

01/10/2013 Flag

I use reverso to find some spain words........ Bon courage ;-)

01/11/2013 Flag

Very good fit. I like the fabric and your buttons match perfect

01/19/2013 Flag