Must get mustard

by livebird

in Vintage Sewing


Made a nifty little shirt.

Modern pattern (Simplicity 4077, added a bit of length and a bit of width at hip but otherwise followed instructions to the letter) but old cotton fabric in a truly lurid mustard print. I got it from an op shop but I since saw it for sale off the bolt at the strange but wonderful Job Warehouse.

Oh! The buttons! I nearly forgot. They came from the Buttonmania haul!

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Anonymous June 24, 2009 at 7:33 am

Very nice shirt.
Is the fabric from the 1970's?

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tammyo June 24, 2009 at 8:00 am

adorable! well done.

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Trudy Callan June 24, 2009 at 8:17 am

I love the fabric, and I love the fit and style of this shirt. Cute sleeves.

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aramblingfancy June 24, 2009 at 10:41 am

Lovely! I'm a fan of that garish shade of mustard. :D

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Poke Salad Annie June 24, 2009 at 12:55 pm

oh i love this! the colours, the print, the fit… it's perfect!

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