Sunday, January 8, 2017

HotPatterns 1210: the Fast & Fabulous Draped Blouse

My first make in this New Year is HotPatterns 1210: the Fast & Fabulous Draped Blouse. 

When shopping over the holidays, I saw this style everywhere! 
This was a fun and fast project. 


I like it! I used a drapey rayon knit from my stash, which was a great choice for this style.
Designer Trudy always has an interesting technique or two up her sleeve, looking 
a step or two ahead when writing her instructions. I love the French seam at the front hem, & the back pleat
..... and the neckline went together like a charm. 





I like this relaxed look, but I might consider going down a size next time.

Happy New Year!

-Patty

4 comments:

  1. Wow! I really like this style on you! You did a wonderful job with it!

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  2. This looks great! I've never tried Hot Patterns, but after seeing this I want to try this one. And their tee shirt pattern. Looking forward to seeing what you see next. Off to read more of your blog.

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    1. Thank you! Dip your toes into the HP pool, I think you'll like it :-)!

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