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  • High Fashion Inspiration from 1951

    August 15, 2014 by Britex Fabrics

  • Liberty of London Blouse by Colette

    September 9, 2009 by Britex Fabrics

    Colette on the 1st floor made this from Liberty of London cotton lawn.
    The pattern is Decades of Style 5003. The blouse has cap sleeves with petal shaping at the shoulder edge. There are tucks in the front and darts at the back waist and shoulder to provide shaping. Draped collar and button closure. Liberty of London cotton fabric can be found on the 2nd floor (please call ahead to verify styles and colors).
    Gigi's Liberty top copy

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