Friday, May 14, 2010

The Black and White of B5427

On Tuesday evening I finished the second suit made from Butterick 5427. It's not much different than the black suit finished last week. I put trim down the center front and sewed the buttonholes over that. Here are a few photos. Hopefully, I'll get pictures of my client wearing it.

Before the buttons were added






Buttonhole over trim


Trim on sleeve


This time I came closer to the "V" shaped neckline.



Parting shots - Min. Ross wearing the black suit on May 9, 2010.








32 comments:

  1. WOW, gorgeous! The suit fits her to a "T" and she looks gorgeous! You do such an awesome job, I know she is proud to wear what you make for her.

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  2. Love the buttonholes over the trim! The outfit fits perfectly!

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  3. You did a beautiful job and the minister looks fabulous!

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  4. Great job and it fit her to a T.

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  5. Beautiful.. both suits fit her awesome..

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  6. Gorgeous suits. The gold on white looks so beautiful. Min. Ross looks amazing in the black suit - it fits perfectly and suits her so well. I am so impressed by your wonderful work.

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  7. Nice job! These suits are beautiful.
    Angela

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  8. Your minister certainly looks fabulous and appropriate. Beautifully done.
    How are you sewing on the trim

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  9. Those are gorgeous suits, and sure to get and keep attention!

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  10. These are incredible outfits and you have the best dressed minister. Beautiful work.

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  11. Both suits are fabulous. Min. Ross looks so nice in her black suit. She is truly fortunate to have a great seamstress like yourself to make her look even better. She is a lovely lady and a great fitting outfit makes her look that much better.

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  12. Just beautiful. Thank you for the shots of her wearing the black suit - she looks great as the suit is perfectly fitted and elegant in style.

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  13. Your work is amazing. The trim on the white suit is absolutely gorgeous! and your Min Ross suit is also fabulous. She looks beautiful! You must be sooooooo proud!
    I truly love your work :)

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  14. This is SO beautiful. The details are simply amazing.

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  15. What a fatastic work of art! Congratulations!

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  16. And by the work of your hands, voilà! She's beautifully attired. Can't wait to see Min. Ross in the white suit! aDORable

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  17. The black suits fits Minister Ross beautifully. She sure has a treasure in you! The white suit is gorgeous.

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  18. Thanks, everyone, for your kind words. Nancy K - The trim on the black jacket was hand sewn. On the white jacket, I was able to sew it on before joining with the other pieces of the jacket.

    Thanks again,
    Cennetta

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  19. Beautiful work! Amazing details!

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  20. She looks fabulous! You did a marvelous job. The white one looks great with the added trim, too.

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  21. She looks fabulous in the suit and love the trim on the white one.

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  22. Absolutely beautiful, high quality work.

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  23. Just amazing....I love the design and cut of the suit.

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  24. Thank you so much for the condolences on the loss of my mother-in-law.

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  25. Cennetta, I just caught with blog reading tonight. Your work, as usual, is always a visual treat. I just love, love, love your work!

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  26. Absolutely amazing - such elegance!

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  28. Minister Ross looks stunning as always, especially in the outfits you create for her!

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  29. I love this style. I am wide hipped and I feel this would definitely fit my shape. Gorgeous outfit.

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