I'm still on a skirt kick. This one's the same as the sunspot skirt, just with side-seam pockets. I looove this fabric! Beautiful and also a very nice quality lawn: it hardly wrinkled after a long day at work! This one's from High Fashion Fabric in downtown Houston, and I've been hoarding it for a few years.
The pattern match-up in the back isn't perfect but will do at a glance. Lining and yoke follow the usual protocols.
Wore it with my trusty gold cardigan a week ago. On a very humid morning: the camera lens fogged over! Let's call it an artistic effect. We can say the same about what my bangs are doing -- ew.
I've been wearing stuff I've made to work a lot more recently. I think it's finally nailing fit on a few patterns, and realizing that I really like the same simple shape. For me, color and print is where the fun is at. So I may not be sewing many wild and crazy new designs, but I'm finally making stuff I can count on liking and wearing, which is a bigger win for me. At least right now. The downside is that I am running out of hangers ...