That jacket is going together great and the drafting is SUPERB! I've had a lot going on lately and it's just really slow going. I still haven't even cut the lining out. Sigh... I'm ready for this to be finished, but I'm not going to rush it. If I don't feel like working on it, then that's usually a day of no sewing. Sadly, I'm monogamous to a project. I can't start a "relationship" until I've ended the last!
More to come on this...
In other news...
A few readers had suggested that I enter my "birthday dress" in the LBD Contest at Pattern Review. I was thinking, now how in the world am I supposed to turn this backless dress into a daytime look??? I mentioned this to my husband and without even blinking, he said, "Add a jacket." A jacket? Well, duh! Why didn't I think of that?
Here is my composite photo:
And here is what I did to change it up:
For my next look, I added a leather bomber jacket, a black leather studded belt, black suede over-the-knee boots and a bright orange fringed bag for a pop of color.
Voting starts on Sunday, October 17th! If you like the way I put this together, then please VOTE for me!