Hello, Friends!
I'm back with a top that I made almost an entire year ago... but I still have it and wear it so you can imagine that this is going to be a very positive post.

This top is Simplicity 8601, View D, minus the ruffle, plus the fringe from View B.


As you can see, I'm still building my closet with cute quick tops. It seems like I get into one mode and I forget to sew with diversity. Years ago, I would only make sundresses. Then it was outerwear/cardigans, and now it's tops. My next thing will surely be bottoms.


Back to the garment at hand! I chose this pattern because I had very limited fabric. I got it at Tessuit e Scampoli in Milan, Italy. You can see all of the selvage information below: "Vitale Barberis Canonico, Perennial, Super 110s Made in Italy". I actually went ahead and googled that information and found some similar... [read more]