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Pattern Reviews> StyleArc> Sara Blouse (Sara Blouse)

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Posted on:2/20/13 7:41 PM
Last Updated:2/21/13 6:23 PM
Pattern Size:Plus-Sized Regular 


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GoodbyeValntino said... (2/22/13 6:35 PM) Reply
Thanks for the review - so helpful! Your shirt is cute but I understand your frustration.
clothingengineer said... (2/20/13 8:35 PM) Reply
Thank you Karla, that's a great idea and seems a LOT easier than trying to move the princess seam over with all of the shaping.
Karla Kizer said... (2/20/13 8:13 PM) Reply
That seam placement reminds me of an old favorite style from way back in the 60s. The 1960s, not the 1860s, wise guys.... There were a number of patterns then that had that kind of princess seam placement, but there was also a bust dart that started at that seam, and pointed to the full part of the bust. In front, not on the side.... I think it's called panel princess, or something like that. Anyhow...if you could modify the pattern to include that little dart, you might wind up with a favorite new style. Here's Lekala's version, with no side seams: http://www.lekala.co/women-sewing-patterns/shirts/blouse-with-bow-on-sleeve.html
 
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