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Burda 8358

I have made this pattern for an over-sized shirt in a sturdy white cotton, purchased as a remnant from Tessuti. Although I have lots of patterned shirts and tops, I also need plain ones, to go with patterned skirts and trousers, such as my paisley harem pants (McCalls 5889). This project was partly inspired by Vogue 1328 by Perry Ellis, a pattern from the eighties for a long shirt worn with trousers. This white shirt therefore could be quite a useful item and the pattern likewise useful for other fabrics in my stash.
I am making a second version in a blue and white paisley batik cotton, bought from a shop called People's in Chinatown, Kuala Lumpur. This shirt was inspired by a blue shirt seen in a street in Penang.
Burda 8358: illustration
Burda 8358: illustration
Inspiration #1: Vogue 1328 by Perry Ellis
Inspiration #1: Vogue 1328 by Perry Ellis
My effort, plain and simple
My effort, plain and simple
My effort, styled and accessorized
My effort, styled and accessorized
Second version
Second version
Inspiration #2: Malay gentleman, Penang
Inspiration #2: Malay gentleman, Penang
Homage to Malay gentleman
Homage to Malay gentleman
Fabric detail: paisley batik
Fabric detail: paisley batik