A very late birthday present

I started this top about 7 or so months ago for my friends birthday but then I got side tracked, life went into over drive, and the cut out pieces were pushed to the side. Having a few days to myself,  while rooting round my fabric stash I found them. Ooops.

The pattern is of course Deer & Doe’s Datura blouse – which I love, love, love. The fabrics are left overs from previous projects which pleases me no end. Because I live in fear of not having enough fabric for any given project, or because I buy fabric for an unknown garment, I often end up with lots of leftovers. Finished with some store bought cotton bias binding and buttons from by button collection.

I’m really pleased with how it turned out and think its the best one I’ve done yet.





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