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New fabric

Somehow I managed to wedge in three new pieces of fabric, including five yards of light-as-air, but bulky boucle! Thank goodness I’m sewing a lot.

While I was there, I found the coordinating funky paisley knit that went with the capsule with the aubergine sweaterknit! I didn’t think I had any more of it, but I do! Perfect! It’s THE fabric to go with the sweaterknit (and a pair of knit pants – perhaps one of the Vogue knit patterns I bought last fall!) I’m geeked. After the cape, I must get sewing on this.

Anyway, here’s that new fabric: Both of the knits are for CJ dresses – but not right now (can’t nurse – or pump – in either of these). The boucle is for the long version of the double collar princess coat. Click on the image to get a closeup view.

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I'm Ann. I've been sewing since I was 9. My first project was a denim wrap skirt. Thrifting is a way of life for me - both eco-chic and financially savvy.

One reply on “New fabric”

I’m so jealous you got to go to CJ’s open house and got fabric! Waaaaaaaaa

Love your white top! and the pintucks really step it up a notch. I finished another HP weekender top for MYSELF! Yay, be careful with the neckline it is wide and low-ish. I took it up a bit.
I’m still searching for cape fabric! I wish I would have bought some at the booth at the ASG conference… the wool guy had nice stuff!

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