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Buttons and buttonholes – Carme Sew-Along

26 March, 2014
Buttons and buttonholes – Carme Sew-Along
The last step of the Sew-Along! I hope your Carme blouse is looking spectacular!
If you want to find the whole schedule, here it is: Carme Sew-Along schedule.
In a moment we’ll stitch the last details to complete the blouse but before that, I’d like to invite you all to send the pictures of your Carme blouse so we can all enjoy them together here on the blog.
How about that? Send me a picture (or more!) to my email paulineyalice@gmail.com or send me a link to your post if you have a blog. Remember that we also have a Flickr group.
As some of you have started not long ago the Sew-Along, the big Party with all your creations will be on Monday, April 7th! That mean you still have time to join or finish peacefully your blouse 😉
And now, buttons! In this tutorial, I’ll show you where to place the buttons and buttonholes. You’ll not see me actually stitch them because, 1st I didn’t have my buttons at the time, and 2nd my machine makes an automatic buttonhole in 1 step so… not really interesting.
I have seen versions of the Carme blouse with only 2 or 3 buttons on the button placket and that’s a great idea! You’ll probably never wear it buttoned-up so it’s a good way to spare buttons and go for a more relaxed look. I think I’ll do that for my next version…

Thank you so much for following this Sew-Along and I really hope you enjoyed the video tutorials. I know I had fun making them. I’m looking forward to see photos of your Carme!!!

 

 

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4 comments

SB Créations 26 March, 2014 - 11:19 am

Merci beaucoup pour ce sew-along et ce merveilleux patron. Voici ma réalisation : une carme bicolore !
http://sbcreationscouture.wordpress.com/2014/03/23/carme-bicolore/

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Pauline Alice 26 March, 2014 - 10:12 pm

Superbe! Et j'aime beaucoup le bleu marine et le noir ensemble (même si ce n'était pas fait exprès 😉

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Mary Carmen D M 27 March, 2014 - 9:47 pm

Hola Pauline. Aqui va el link a mi post de hoy, con tu Carme blouse. Un besito!!
http://sentarseacoser.blogspot.com.es/2014/03/carme-blouse-de-pauline-alice-rums.html#gpluscomments

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ginny 28 March, 2014 - 5:36 pm

I haven't posted my Carme on my blog or Flicker yet (but will), and hope to finish another very soon. Loving this pattern soooooooo much! Very much looking forward to the Carme party and seeing all the different versions!

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