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Tuck pleat shirt

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Category Sewing
Type Clothing
Sizing Women
Style Holiday, Classic
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What materials did you use? 6 momme silk cotton blend black silk organza metal buttons

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What are you most proud of? The eveness of the pleats and how neat the side splits are. Working with such a delicate fabric. How the "bones" of the shirt are all an even 1/4 inch.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Make a normal shirt first. This fabric is a good practise if you want to start working with silk as it is cheaper and a bit easier to work with. Cut panels to the lenth for the various pattern pieces and pleat them before cutting out the pattern pieces. Have fun !!!

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Stunning...absolutely beautiful work!

05/15/2013 Flag

This shirt is gorgeous! You did a lovely job.

07/19/2013 Flag

I love this shirt, you did such an awesome job lining up the pleats. NICE!!

08/22/2014 Flag

Very nice! You did a good job.

09/18/2014 Flag

Hi creaftsy I love to be created for this projects thanks

11/03/2014 Flag