Make Alex Shirt Your Way
Updated: Jun 5
Look no further, Alex will quickly become your go-to blouse/shirt pattern in your collection. Traditionally our patterns included a blouse. When woven and knit blouses became more readily accessible to buy, fewer sewers chose to sew both a dress and a blouse. When we designed Alex, we knew we had to include a blouse because it looks so cute with one! AND because we heard from many of you that you missed our blouses. Keep reading to see a collection of ideas on how you can make Alex your way.
Why is the Alex blouse so great?
2. Need a blouse larger than size 6? Buy the Victoria pattern (sizes 7-14), do not sew in darts lengthen 4-5" depending on size. You have two sleeves and two collars to choose from this package.
3. Bailey – Pair with Bailey for colder months.
4. Molly – make the sleeveless Molly and sew this blouse and you are uniform ready.
5. Dressy Boys Shirt – add tucks, pleats or lace and use the straight sleeve. You’ve got all you need to make the traditional dressy shirt for his special occasion.
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