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McCall's 7542 floral cotton print top / top imprimé coton fleuri

Hi everybody, (français en bas)

I confess I'm a selfish sewist and I don't sew for others, the only exception being, from time to time, my daughter. With the arrival of spring, DD (dear daughter) and me felt it would be fun to embark on a sewing project: selecting a pattern, shopping for fabric together, making adjustments on a muslin, sewing and taking pictures. DD  wanted a crop top, and McCall's 7542 was finally elected, amongst a bunch of patterns.
This top has been widely popular for the last year or so and it is for a reason: it is one of those patterns that seems to have the 'it' factor. It has a lot of cute, on trend details, it looks good on a variety of silhouettes and is a relatively quick make, no wonder why people love it!




A few observations on the pattern:

We made a size 12 (A/B cup), view C. If you have never sewn this pattern, I must warn you that the angle of the shoulder seam near the base of the neck is too pronounced. That seam doesn't lay f…

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