Sunday, 1 May 2011

Riley Blake Summer Halter Top

So those of you who are regular visitors here (I thank you!) will remember my post about winning a Riley Blake charm pack and full yard from One Hundred Years Ago and Plum Patchwork...

well, here's what I made with it!
A halter neck tie top with a patch front panel..it has elastic at the top, across the back, and round the bottom, and is very comfy!
I'm so pleased with it, I want to make another - and if I do, rest assured I'll also write a tutorial for it too!
I'm also entering this in the Made by Rae Spring Top sew-a-long, so look for me there!

Front
Back

Patch panel detail 

Thanks for looking! 

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