Rhapsody Blouse second attempt

Post from before the stroke.

I have my second attempt at the Rhapsody Blouse by Love Notions and I will say I like this one a lot better. I made it medium across the bust and shoulders and graded down to small for the waist and hips. The sleeve options I picked were ¾ length sleeves with a flare.

It is made from a peachy coloured crinkle cotton, I have just received some dress making supplies from relatives, this fabric was from Aunt number 1, it wasn’t really big enough for the options I wanted but I wasn’t going to let that stop me, all the main parts were in one piece it was just the flare on the sleeves that I had to piece together, that and the bias binding, I needed two meters and I don’t think that any bit was longer than 10 inches, also I had to cut the inside yoke piece out of a different fabric totally.

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now it has been washed you can hardly see the joins. it went together just as easily as the first time

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Posted on 12/08/2017, in Indie Patterns, love notions, Rhapsody Blouse and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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