I’ve always liked button-down shirts, but ones off the rack don’t fit me. Well, they used to fit me, then I put on weight. Continue reading “McCalls 7575 – Button-Down”
I swore I wouldn’t enter another contest. I never win, and frankly, that pisses me off. Okay, I know that I have no where near the talent and skills of the winners, but it still annoys me.
I have about three long-sleeved casual tops – football, football and Canadian Olympic Team. I wanted something new and normally I’d go shop for something at the January clearance sales, but I shopped my pattern and fabric stash instead.
I’ve been ogling choker tunics and dresses since last summer, and finally had the right fabric and pattern.
We’ve had a cold winter in Atlanta (yes, freezing temperatures!). In my closet there are 2 cold-weather robes – one leopard print, the other Hello Kitty – and both have been worn to death. Time for something a bit more adultish.
We’re a third of the way through the first month of the new year and I have yet to sew anything for me.