SIGNUP - FREE Membership and 1 FREE Sewing Lesson
| FAQ | Login
 

Platinum Sponsor
Brother
Brother

Forum > Fashion Styles and Trends > All-Day Dressing article ( Moderated by Lynnelle)

Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview
Go to Page:
All-Day Dressing article
by Ann Taylor Director
gramma b
star
gramma b
USA
Member since 7/25/08
Posts: 4094
Send Message

      



Date: 2/12/13 7:15 AM

Saw this article in local paper, someone can post?
You can Google, as it's been in many papers.
Has anyone seen this item mentioned--the T-shirt blouse?
"a refined, silky front but a comfortable knit back."

Not that I have many places to wear such, but wondering how would you cut 2 such fabrics to hang right--the knit a size smaller?
That would be a way to buy a little of a pricier fabric for just the front or use a remnant.
marec
starstarstarstar
marec  Friend of PR
Arizona USA
Member since 5/11/08
Posts: 5622
Skill: Intermediate
Body Type:
Send Message

      



Date: 2/12/13 9:47 AM

I have seen a few patterns using both knits and wovens for this effect. Let me see if I can find the numbers.

------
my blog: http://kf-biblioblog.blogspot.com/
Stylish 60- http://www.pinterest.com/maresea/style-evolution/

schmammy
star
schmammy  Friend of PR
Texas USA
Member since 12/5/06
Posts: 1046
Body Type:
Send Message

                                                     1 Replies



Date: 2/12/13 9:53 AM

All Day Dressing

------
Indecision may or may not be my problem. -Jimmy Buffet

http://chihuahuaonmylap.blogspot.com/

gramma b
star
gramma b
USA
Member since 7/25/08
Posts: 4094
Send Message

      



In reply to schmammy

Date: 2/12/13 10:18 AM

Thanks!
Does she look a little ghost-like in the blow-up?

Actually, I'm glad I'm not a 20-something in the business
world now--so much to think about before getting out of the house in the morning! We didn't have all the boutiques/blogs/pressure/choices way back when--of course, no pants allowed until those ugly poly pantsuits with bow blouses came in! H. actually had a mauve leisure suit with the big spread collar.....
Go to Page:
Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview

printable version Printable Version

* Advertising and soliciting is strictly prohibited on PatternReview.com. If you find a post which is not in agreement with our Terms and Conditions, please click on the Report Post button to report it. Fashion Styles and Trends >> All-Day Dressing article

Merchants on PR

Nature's Fabrics


Natural & Organic Fabrics
Deals!

Elliott Berman Textiles


Fabrics for Greater Ideas
Deals!

O! Jolly! Shop


Sweater Knit Fabrics
Web site

Amulet Swim Fabrics


Poly/PBT swimwear fabric
Web site

Swim Style Patterns


Swimwear Gymwear Patterns
Web site

 
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
        
Online Class
Blueprints to Blue Jeans
Blueprints to Blue Jeans

Class Details

Online Class
Sewing Basics
Sewing Basics

Class Details

Other The Organizer Purse

photo
by: Kalena

Review
No Pattern Used 0000

photo
by: larieuse

Review
Sewing Workshop Village Bag Pattern

Sewing Workshop Village Bag Pattern

Pattern Details
You Sew Girl 200mm Kiss Purse Pattern

You Sew Girl 200mm Kiss Purse Pattern

Pattern Details

Conditions of Use | Posting Guidelines | Privacy Policy | Shipping Rates | Returns & Refunds | Contact Us | About | New To PR | Advertising

Copyright © 2016 PatternReview.com® , OSATech, Inc. All rights reserved.