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How to Sew a Menswear Inspired Button-Up Shirt

Dec 22, 2011
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The basic button-up shirt has gone through many reinventions during its lifetime. In this article from Threads #150, Linda Lee highlights a few construction techniques found on modern menswear including contrasting collar stands, double cuffs, and contrasting panels. Once you’re familiar with these techniques, you can experiment and apply them to your customized blouses. These delightful and eye-catching details add special elements that elevate your basic blouse. The eclectic styling is sure to inspire you and may just propel you into a whole new world of shirtmaking.

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