I have an event to attend on Saturday and I wanted a simple blouse. This pattern has been in my collection for a long time.
Below is the line drawing of the pattern.
I am making view-C, the one with the bow tied at the shoulder. I made the necessary adjustments and made a muslin. I need to tweak the fit a bit and the blouse should be finish before the weekend. Hopefully, the pain from the bulging disc in my neck will improve and allow me to sew. I will rest the next 24-hour and add heat and take an anti-inflammatory.
Also, I decided to join Faye starting at the top challenge from April 1 to April 15. My plan is to use the same pattern to make a few blouses.
Donna Karan Jacket Update-
I worked on the muslin for the jacket last week. The major adjustment on the jacket was to add width to the front. The method I use to achieved that was one that I learned when I attended Connie Crawford class in 2010. I hand basted the seam lines on the muslin before hand sewing the jacket together.
I cut the pieces for the jacket one week ago. I need to hand baste and fit. See the pic below
Yesterday I met the fabulous Sheila and Rosie. Sheila and I met in Manhattan, NY and later on we went to Rosie's home for lunch. Rosie ...
This is my last skirt in the Carnival Of Skirts series. Enjoy.
The jacket is doneeeeeee . I spent a lot of time on this jacket and made a lot of mistakes and learned a lot. The most important lesson I...