YAY!!! Just the zipper, hemming and pressing left to be done! I hate putting in the zipper. Without a zipper foot it’s a NIGHTMARE of pinning, sewing and ripping, pinning, sewing and ripping…. SIGH…. I really need to remember to get one next time I’m near Joann’s or Hancocks.
The pattern has been SUPER easy to follow and so far the fit is excellent since I went down 2 sizes on the bodice… LOL
Anyway, I should finish that up this evening!! Then I will be making myself a purse! YAY!! I really need a new one for summer! I’ll be putting up a tutorial for that if everything goes well… LOL You never know…
After that I think I might have to try one of the vintage patterns Mrs. H gave me. Maybe the blouse…
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I really need some more tops! OH!! And I want to try this one, too!!
And I still have some retro/vintage rereleases that I HAVE to do!! LOL
We didn’t have church today. We had more violent storms come through last night and they knocked out the power at the church. Too bad the storms didn’t cool us off. It’s still hotter than HECK out there. I hate summer…. I reallllly, reallllllllly do. Give me snow!! LOL
So, what are YOU working on??
SHEW!!! I am EXHAUSTED!!! And it was only the first night of VBS! LOL To quote d, “It was like trying to herd cats with ADHD.” LOL I think that’s an apt comparison. We had nine 4 and 5 yr olds! NINE! But I had 3 helpers. I don’t even want to think about how it would have gone without them! LOL But it was FUN!!!! Tonight ought to be, too!
Music was our first stop after the opening BUT the music system wasn’t working properly. That led to the other ladies and me trying to think of every church song we ever sang as kids. We sang “Jesus Loves Me” several times.
OH! D got a compliment on the bag I made for her! YAY!! She was thrilled!
A sweet friend from church gave me some patterns last night! YAY!!! Check them out!
YAY!!! I <3 retro patterns!!
I am HOPING to start cutting the fabric for the Retro Butterick ’47 B5209 tonight, BUT that will all depend on how much energy I have left over….. LOL
The cats are very put out with me. There’s been no sewing for them to sleep on or mess with! LOL
C1 isn’t wearing something made by me today. Is it crazy that I feel sad when she wears something store bought?? LOL She has tons of store bought clothes in her closet but I just LOVE it when she wears something that I made for her. Oh, well…. Maybe tomorrow.