I went in yesterday to get this:
Isn't that cute? I had seen it the other day when I was at Vogue getting the zipper for my third Ginger skirt. I decided to try out the new (free download!) Sorbetto Top pattern from Colette. It's dotted swiss, one of my favorite fabrics:
Look at these lovelies! I just couldn't resist!
|Cotton voile! I LOVE voile! This might become another Sorbetto,|
or I might try copying the pattern of a top I bought from
Boden years ago and love.
|More cotton voile! How could I not bring this|
adorable print home?!
|Heavier cotton with 4% lycra.|
border print! I'm a total sucker for
border prints! This will become a skirt.
Because I don't have enough skirts.
|More embroidered cotton, gauze this time.|
My camera wouldn't capture it, but this is a
bright tangerine orange. And you know how
happy that makes me! This will be a
I did show some restraint though - there were a few other fabrics I wanted but passed on. For now. The best part? I got all this, plus a zipper for the skirt, for $34! And that's including our exorbitant Chicago sales tax! Yay!