I needed to break up the me made may post just because of the sheer volume of information and of time involved. I am not a fan of hours in front of a screen , so I needed to break it up. Now we have the rest of the month Day 16, to Day 31 .
Day 16 to 31.
The list of garments,
Day 16:- Fabric from Spotlight last year, a self drafted cosy top .
Day 17 :- Pattern Marcy Tilton V8430 again. A boiled wool that I needle felted on to replicate the design on the pattern envelope.
Day 18:- The Travel Dress from Rhonda Buss at sewbussted.com . A great pattern made from Spotlight lightweight knit with wool surface design.
Day 19 :- Kyoto Vest from Tessuti patterns made in a wool remnant from The fabric Store.
Day 20 :- Leopard print knit fabric from Spotlight in blue. The pattern is from Studiofaro design ideas pattern challenge.
Day 21:- A felted silk wrap shawl. I made this in a workshop I did with Rae Woolnough. a textile artist in Sydney.
Day 22 :- A Raincoat that is my go to it is a Marcy Tilton pattern V9070 I made it in black rainproof fabric from Spotlight.
Day 23:- This is a three way wrap I made from a Pitt Trading wool remnant.
Day 24 :- A Style Arc “Samantha”top. I have made it before in this.
Day 25 :- A grey fake fur coat , fabric from Spotlight the pattern is Burda Style here .
Day 26 :- A lovely felted wool coat lined in silk , a Burda Style pattern details here.
Day 27 :- A self drafted A line dress in fabric I absolutely adore. I am sorry I had it on my stash and did not make a note of where I got it.
Day 28 :- A self drafted jumpsuit details here.
Day 29 :- A over top in silk and a satin under slip top both Burda Style patterns details here.
Day 30 :-V9305 Tunic , I have made it before.
Day 31 :- A wool Coat fabric from The Fabric Store last winter. Finished this Autumn. A Burda style pattern 6987.
I hope you are well and safe and staying on top at this crazy time.
The more I am delving into the garments I have made , I am rediscovering those pieces I love and those I need to tweak . Over time my taste has changed and also my wardrobe requirements . I find these days (when I get back to work) that I am more often in pants and rarely in dresses even in Summer so my wardrobe will have to adjust accordingly. I am not wearing heels these days so hems need to be adjusted to reflect that. Versatility is the backbone of my creative process I love making things that can be worn a number of ways.
As we move into winter here in Australia I realise I have neglected my winter garments and need to up my game. I am spending a lot of time in my workroom but doing lots for others and not much for myself , time to readjust. I hope to have some new makes to show, and will blog those I haven’t, It is time to get to work.
Take care, happy creating,
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