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Simplicity: 1590 (Misses Tops) thumbsup - Type:Tops    printable version
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Reviewed by:Erin D
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Posted on:11/4/13 10:30 PM
Last Updated:11/4/13 10:35 PM
Project Photo:Simplicity: 1590 by Erin D

Simplicity: 1590 by Erin D  Simplicity: 1590 by Erin D  
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Pattern Rating:Highly Recommend
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Pattern Description:
re-issue of 1940s blouse with 2 versions, one with and without a collar


I also added white ric rac around CF and the neckline. I ended up messing up the button placement and not having a top bottom, but instead am using a snap hidden on the facing, and I still like that.

Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others?
I really think it's so fun, and I would like to try it in a stretch cotton to provide just the slightest more ease. It is definitely a fitted blouse. I would recommend it provided that you make a muslin.

Conclusion:
Yay peplum!

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BillieJean said...
Really cute!
11/5/13 5:58 AM
Vintagelover said...
lovely to see this review-thank you
11/5/13 8:51 AM
grays08 said...
Such a cute little top!
11/5/13 9:15 AM
MollyApple said...
Love your choice of fabric, adds to the vintage appeal.
3/27/14 8:23 PM
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