30s Style Vintage Scarf Top with Bias Cut and Vintage Button Trim

bias cut vintage scarf top

I was thrilled to be contacted by Dressmaker magazine as they wanted to include my scarf top in their January edition in an article about Second Hand Sews.  I was influenced by 1930s scarf clothing when I designed this top and worked out how to cut a scarf (see below) and then stitch it up into a bias top.

cutting diagram for bias top

I have now uploaded a pdf worksheet on my blog with instructions and photos showing how to make the top if you would like to download it.  The link to my own blog is here

Happy sewing everyone!

• Meet the Author • brocobelle


I love vintage needlecrafts; live in the English countryside & enjoy local auctions and thrift stores. Sell vintage & handmade online & at vintage fairs.





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  • Lovely blouse…the pattern placement is really perfect! Thank you for the tutorial.

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  • Looks beautiful. I think I need to look for second hand scarfs to recreate the look

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  • amazing

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  • Thank you everyone for your kind comments, glad you like the top & tutorial, x

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