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"Hinageshi" - just slip on!

"Hinageshi" - just slip on!

I'm working on some pretty complex patterns and kind of needed a break. So I thought: what is the simplest sewing pattern? Okay, I can think of several things. A skirt with an elastic waistband, for example. Ultimately, it became a blouse with kimono or bat sleeves. No closure, no dividing seams, no attached sleeves. The neckline is finished with a facing, but a bias tape is also possible, then you only have to cut out a single pattern piece.

Hinageshi, (Japanese 雛 罌粟 "corn poppy") is a nice cut for patterned fabrics, I think. You don't have to cut motifs apart.

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