Here’s that button-back top pattern from last month again. I tweaked the fit a little (lower neckline, longer sleeves, more room all over) and made it in a good cotton, and indeed I like it a lot more now.

I was going to add a collar, too, but I decided the print was enough. I also like how the plain neck makes it look like vacation wear from 1963:

Now I just need a vacation…

(Screenshot from Mad Men taken from the fabulous Tom and Lorenzo blog. If you’re not reading their posts on “Mad Style,” you should be.)