Month: July 2009

my excuse

My birthday was last week, and THESE were my b-day presents!…so I’ve been really busy reading and getting inspired!from the top:Blueprints of Fashion (I already have and love the sears catalog books, but this one is in COLOR!)The Sew-It BookPrinting by HandThe Sewing BookAlabama Stitch Book(not pictured: How to Make Sewing Patterns)(and I asked for …

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my chicken skirt!

Here’re some fnished pictures (after I wore it, so the skirt is a little wrinkly) I added this double ruffle to it, the colors match perfectly (same collection), but the daisies don’t make it too chicken-y and the waist is faced with scrap yellow with white polka-dots. this skirt makes me there.