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The Mother of all Shirts!

Vogue 9029

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Hi everyone!  I have just finished making the most difficult shirt I’ve ever attempted and it took all the experience and tips working with silk that I’ve gained from eleven years of sewing!  It wasn’t the pattern that was difficult but the fabric.

Last season I fell in love with a georgette polka dot shirt by Saint Laurent but at £1,020 I needed to make one (it also sold out very quickly).  Problem number one was sourcing fabric, I looked everywhere but there was none available, I eventually gave up and concentrated on Christmas. Continue reading “The Mother of all Shirts!”