As promised – the woven version of the Paper Theory LB Pullover. But not just one – two! For once, the amazing top I saw in my head has actually lived up to expectations! I cut the same size in this as I did for the striped ponte version, but I’ve added length to the front along the bust line. This should result in a dart – which I did not want, so I rotated it to the hemline and removed the dart width from the side. So now I have length, and no dart! Yippee. But I’m thinking I could have added another centimetre or two and it wouldn’t have hurt.
The pattern is otherwise the same as the last one, with the exception of the collar/neckband. This time it’s cut on the bias, which looks pretty nice with the herringbone. The fabric, to remind you, is a silk and wool herringbone in sage green and ecru... [read more]