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« on: May 11, 2006 04:56:16 PM »

Hello,
      This is my first post at Completed Projects. I thought would be nice to share.
      I used my pillow as a model  Grin, since I do not have a dress form.
      I like the way it is. But, maybe you guys can give me more ideas for a new one Smiley
Perach Cheesy







 Wink Thank you guys for being so inspiring and helpful  Smiley


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 Smiley Sew the seams at the V neck
 Smiley Sew part A to part B
 Smiley Construct darts - front and back
 Smiley Sew the lace at the front (Use stitch from AB connection as a guide  Wink ). Tuck in the ends to the inside of the blouse
 Smiley Sew the ties at the same hight as the lace in the front - tuck ends also to the inside of the blouse
 Smiley Sew the blouse at shoulders
 Smiley Sew blouse on both sides
 Smiley Creating the armhole with shaped facing. Put pieces D/E over A (and C) (maching shape) - right side of the fabric facing each other. Baste them, clip the curve, to avoid pucking. Sew, then fold D/E in. Press and sew around the edge.
 Cheesy Hem the botton of the blouse
 Cheesy Hem the back part on the blouse at the neck.

 
Grin Tips Grin

 
  Use pins and basting stitches to create a good fitting
  Press the folds and seams. This will help to keep things in place and gives you a good finish.
 
I hope the instructions and the drawings that I create are ok. Please feel free to ask questions!
Good luck and have fun!!!!
Perach

I hope I use all the proper terms  Grin
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Corntree
« Reply #1 on: May 11, 2006 05:00:12 PM »

I love it!  It's beautiful and looks very professional.  Did you use a pattern?
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« Reply #2 on: May 11, 2006 05:24:52 PM »

ooh i really like it Smiley very summery!
yes-how did you make it.. pattern or did you wing it Wink let us know!
great job!
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« Reply #3 on: May 11, 2006 06:24:04 PM »

I LOVE THIS!!!  this is adorable, you are going to get lots of compliments in this.

what a treat to finally get to see something YOU made.  Smiley

and can i just say that i am slightly jealous that you are small enough to use a PILLOW for a dress form???

Smiley

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« Reply #4 on: May 11, 2006 06:33:52 PM »

awwe this is awesome! i really love the back tie! could you make a tut?? Grin<3!
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« Reply #5 on: May 11, 2006 06:57:33 PM »

Really very pretty! I love the back tie, too! Great idea to use the pillow!
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stacysews
« Reply #6 on: May 11, 2006 07:07:05 PM »

Your blouse is beautiful!
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bluebubble
« Reply #7 on: May 12, 2006 05:54:16 AM »

That top is beautiful!!! I love it!  Smiley
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scribble.boutique
« Reply #8 on: May 12, 2006 11:59:57 AM »

You did a wonderful job!!!! Looks so clean and no messy pieces everywhere Smiley
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onecraftybitch
« Reply #9 on: May 12, 2006 12:43:41 PM »

Love it!

I too would love to know that pattern!
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