Tag Archives: Sorbetto Top

Mathilde Blouse: The Sleeveless Version

Is it possible to adapt the Mathilde blouse to a sleeveless tank top? Answer? Yes! I spent this weekend doing just that. The key to adapting this blouse is to really pare things back. I left out the facings, ignored the … Continue reading

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Simplicity 3688 – Channelling Katharine

If you obey all the rules you miss all the fun.  Katharine Hepburn No, I have no idea who this car belongs to. Yes, it’s a miracle I wasn’t arrested. Yes, the local drunk had a good laugh watching me … Continue reading

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Sweet Sorbetto

You don’t need me to tell you how beautiful this Italian cotton/silk voile is. The beauty of the Sorbetto is that it allows you to indulge your weakness for gorgeous fabric without breaking the bank. I ordered half a metre … Continue reading

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MMJ29 – A Tale of Two Wizards and an Oz!

Hoo-boy, this is going to be a good one. Are you sitting comfortably? Then, let’s begin. This was my first day back at work, wearing my Sorbetto top. I faced an In box that could make grown women cry. There … Continue reading

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MMJ25 – Miss P’s Wish Comes True

Pour yourself a stiff drink, you’re going to need it. Go on, I don’t mind waiting. Ready? A few days ago I invited suggestions for people to be photographed with in Me Made June. Miss P had something to say: … Continue reading

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Colette Patterns Sorbetto Top

I have a couple of lovely fabrics that would be perfect for this top, but I wanted to test the fit with something I wouldn’t mind losing, if things didn’t turn out well. As it happens, I am delighted that … Continue reading

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