Tag Archives | blouses

oakridge blouse by sewaholic patterns

Introducing the next pattern… the Oakridge Blouse!

I’m excited to introduce our second new pattern for 2015, the Oakridge Blouse! The Oakridge Blouse is a modern take on the bow blouse. It also includes a collarless version without the bow. Originally when I was working on this design, I wanted to include all of these variations in the Granville Shirt, but it worked […]

Continue Reading 86

Nani Iro Peplum Top

This project started with the fabric first, which I love! I bought enough yardage for a top, then I looked for a pattern that would work with what I had in mind. The pattern is Burda 6977, a peplum top, dress and skirt. This is the top (obviously) and I think I’d like to make […]

Continue Reading 25

Green Floral Belcarra Blouse

Another Belcarra Blouse! This is made from vintage rayon that I bought through Etsy about three years ago. I intended to make a forties vintage-style dress but realized it was so narrow, it wouldn’t work for the dress I had in mind. It’s just enough for a Belcarra Blouse though! Try and ignore the massive […]

Continue Reading 18

Alternative Sewing Methods for the Belcarra Blouse

With sewing, there often are many different ways to achieve the same result. Some methods are easier to sew, some methods work better for different fabrics and some methods are simply a matter of personal preference. Whenever a pattern goes through testing, I get a ton of feedback from the testers. Some of it results […]

Continue Reading 8