A run and a stitch or two

So not only did the drain incident interfere with my daily run it also completely decimated my sewjo. I feel as though the last month, life has been paused and that I have become too well acquainted with the couch and good tv. It’s time to get my old life back. So after I dusted off the Mizunos I set to work on the Bernina and cranked out a couple of things.

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I’ve put myself on another pattern buying hiatus and have pulled out a couple of old favourites. I adore the Icecream top by O & S. I’ve never made the dress version but have made up the top a number of times and have always loved the result. I realise I’ve only ever used one fabric. I’m so freaking boring. The fabric is a lawn that was super cheap in a Spotlight sale. I’m talking $3 per metre cheap.

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Badminton shorts are Missy’s all time favourite. Made up in chambray, they should go with everything and I know they will be worn. I think I may have made the exact same ones last year but it seems the drain has also affected my memory and my enthusiasm to actually go and look.

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Not sure if the top will ever see the light of day. Oh well, I enjoyed myself making it.

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3 Responses to A run and a stitch or two

  1. Colesworth says:

    Ice cream top is perfect in lawn – I wouldn’t make it in anything else! Hope she does wear it, it looks nice on her ;o)

  2. beachmomof4 says:

    Love the Ice Cream top in lawn! The outfit is super cute.:)

  3. So long as you had fun making it! What a lovely way to ease yourself back into it. Great outfit.

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