LOOKS SO COOL!
My new year’s resolution to sew my fabric collection (AKA stash) is still going strong.
Formerly too-precious-to-use fabric continues to break out of my fabric collection and into my wardrobe.
This gorgeous fabric comes from Mood in NYC and was purchased 5 years ago. A beautiful cotton voile with a huge pattern repeat featuring birds, flowers, botanicals and the odd old map or two.
It has almost been a dress several times, but I never got to the cutting out phase.
This time I broke the jinx and its now a Cielo top
I used French seams for construction and bias binding on the neck and hems. This is a size 14.
The neck and hems are an inch higher and longer than drafted because I attached the bias binding flush with the cut edges rather than in the seam allowance.
I didn’t add the seperate back yoke – there…
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