On her Oliver + S Blog Liesl talks about this top...its cuteness (YASSSS!!!!) and its easy stitch-up (well.....)!!!
|I am very well pleased with the stripe/repeating print placement! (See that yellow line beside the more aqua section??? It shows up a bit more in person!) Anyhow, I made a straight 12 as directed by measurements and I think that was fine. I did add 1 inch to the length. I considered adding more and probably will on a second make so that I can tuck in or leave out...but wanted to keep the cropped look to go with the high waisted trousers I already made as the first garment of this project and because I don't have many "cropped" tops in my current closet.|
|And there you go! Garment #2 + Garment #1 of my summer of Basics Make-Along!!!|
|I think the little button closure for the top is super cute!|
|I am tickled with this make! I think I chose the perfect top to work with my new cropped pants, that I can enjoy through more seasons with a sweater or jacket, or dress down for a |
barefoot-with-jeans on-the-back-porch kind of day!