Scalloped Blouse

by Gina on March 5, 2012 · 4 comments

in Vintage Sewing

I wanted a fun, simple blouse to wear as a 50′s look. I really like scalloped and I am so pleased they look rounded and less like shark teeth. This blouse was made from an 80′s McCall’s 4248. Gina

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Katherine March 5, 2012 at 2:13 pm

Love this – perfectly pretty!

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Sarah March 6, 2012 at 12:18 pm

That’s so cute! Love the color choice too!

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Jessamyn March 6, 2012 at 4:59 pm

The scallops also keep it from getting too waitressy, which is something I always worry about with a white collar and cuffed short sleeves.

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learningnewtricks March 6, 2012 at 6:52 pm

Scallops! I love scallops!! I add them to retro aprons. Your top is super cute, and I like that the collar and cuffs are in different colors than the blouse. Of course, if you make the entire shirt in one fabric, then you’ll avoid the waitress look.

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