I fell in love with it because of its beautiful fabric and interesting structured quality. The real reason for this post, though, is that I decided to recreate it. Me, boredom, and extra fabric always ends in a big sewing mess.
I had scraps of dark grey jersey knit leftover from a top that I made in a high-school sewing class and never had the heart to throw out. I traced pattern pieces from the original crop top- it has a front and back panel, plus two princess-seam side panels. And this is what came out of it:
It's so comfy, and I wear it all the time. But as the weather is turning I suspect I'll have to put in the back of my closet in favor of warmer and less revealing clothes.