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I, Katelyn, do hereby swear that I will not add extra pockets, yokes or fancy plackets to my next sew weekly garment. I love this top, but I just finished it last night. The pockets, plackets and other fancy stuff took WAY longer than I had hoped. But, I love it. My husband now calls it my "bad ass-est" shirt. The pattern is from "Sew U" with lots of modifications. The fabric is a thin madras that my sister and I found at a yard sale for $2 (and went halfsies). The chambray from the yokes comes from a hootchie dress that I found in the trash.

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Comment by Anne Barnes on August 10, 2011 at 8:31am
Great job! Sleeve plackets terrify me- you are skilled!
Comment by Christine on August 10, 2011 at 9:16am
Great job! The extra details came out great - even for the extra time they took ;)
Comment by Cathe on August 10, 2011 at 11:50am
Love your bad ass-est shirt, it's awesomely cool and equally love where the fabric came from…truly a shirt with a second life or a past life, how bad-ass is that?! Extremely!
Comment by Judy Roberson on August 10, 2011 at 11:53am
Love your shirt..Great job.. and Love the "day late..dollar shirt..yea.
Comment by margueritedesigns on August 10, 2011 at 1:07pm
It's all so beautifully made - right down to the cross cut pockets.
Comment by charlotte tilley on August 10, 2011 at 3:20pm
tee hee, love your promise, great shirt....
Comment by Jen on August 10, 2011 at 5:43pm
I'll believe that promise when I see it (say she who also spent ludicrous amounts of time adding pockets and knows well what you mean). Looks great however and is worth the time spent :-)
Comment by Rosy on August 11, 2011 at 6:16pm
All that time spent on the shirt has a wonderful prize ... A great shirt! Great! Love, love,love!
Comment by Sigrid on August 13, 2011 at 11:16pm
Better to miss the deadline than forgo those "bad ass" touches, i say.


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