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Topic: Librarian Blouse (Tutorial Link)  (Read 1928 times)
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« on: May 26, 2013 08:55:42 PM »

I refashioned this sleeveless top from a frumpy over-sized blouse. It only took a few steps – I just cut off the sleeves, took in the sides, and finished the armholes with a bias binding.

For anybody might be interested in learning how to finish armholes and necklines using the ‘french’ bias binding method, I posted a full diy tutorial on my blog at http://www.mollytov.com/short-sleeve-blouse-refashion/

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« Reply #1 on: May 27, 2013 08:42:12 AM »

Looks Great!  I love the before and after pic.
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« Reply #2 on: May 27, 2013 09:41:56 AM »

Okay, I don't believe those before and after pics, that can't be the same blouse!  What a great redo, it looks so good on you.
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« Reply #3 on: May 27, 2013 05:28:01 PM »

totally awesome refashion  Grin
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« Reply #4 on: May 27, 2013 08:19:10 PM »

Totally amazing transformation!  Also, (I hope you take this as a compliment) you totally remind me of this character from the movie Rio: http://popcultureninja.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/04/Rio-2011-Movie-Rio-and-Linda.jpg
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« Reply #5 on: June 01, 2013 12:17:51 PM »

Great work, love the "new" top. I'm such a fan of horizontal pleats.
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