Two years ago I bought the French Dart Dress pattern by Maven patterns and it hung on my vision board just waiting for the right occasion, which turned out to be Atlanta Frocktails.Continue reading “The Maven Patterns French Dart Dress”
My blood has thinned after 15 years in the southern U.S. and I now wear sweaters when it’s 12C. Which means I now sew proper sweaters, not just cardigans to stop the chill of the a/c.
In my work life, there is a single constant – professional garb. Trousers, button-down shirts, and jackets have been my wardrobe staples. But times have changed – workplaces are more casual. More than that, I’m learning what I want to wear and it isn’t what’s in my closet. So it’s time to work on workwear.
I’ve been ogling choker tunics and dresses since last summer, and finally had the right fabric and pattern.