Holiday style, that you made yourself.
Just in case you’re looking for another off the shoulder style to add to your DIY wardrobe, I recently got onto the idea of a lace long sleeved top, and made it before I went to Bali. It’s a seriously easy style that you simply must try yourself!
Cut Your Fabric
Cut your fabric pieces as shown above.
For both the bodice and the arms you want to fold the pieces of fabric in half and sew down the edge. Then, sew both the top and bottom hems, making sure to leave an opening in each top hem for the elastic.
Thread the elastic through the top hem as you’ve seen here many times. You will then have one gathered tube for the bodice and two long gathered tubes for the arms. Sew them together by hand so they all attached.
On another note, have you noticed that certain trends seem to stick around for a while these days? Much longer than they used to. Take millennial pink and off the shoulder styles, both coming out as the next big thing a few years ago and still going strong. I’ve been wondering about this for a while, and recently stumbled upon
Photos by Nicola Lemmon.