Sunday, October 27, 2013

KCW - Day 7 - Go Bold or Go Home!

So, I absolutely didn't finish all that I had planned for KCW, but I definitely consider it a success.

I made one complete outfit (hopscotch skirt and top), a volcano costume, and today, I finished up a new pattern from Oliver + S - their Playtime pattern.

So, I can't even describe how much I like this pattern.  I used some extraordinarily bold fabric - from Zen Chic's Comma line from Moda.  I loved this fabric the first time I saw in, in fact, I have a couple of requests from the men in my house wanting shirts made from this line.

This is the tunic version, which matched perfectly from some leggings that I purchased.  Yes, occasionally, I do purchase clothes, but not too often.  I made this in a size 3 with 4 length, after actually measuring my kid and realizing that she still measures within the 2 for width, but is in the size 5 length-wise.  I think this size fits perfectly.  The dress version moved up rapidly on my to-do list....


I just love the topstitched details.  Seriously love.


The cut of the tunic is perfect for the budding ballet dancer's moves....

Yes, she likes it!!


3 comments:

  1. The outfit is adorable, Janice! The print that you used for the tunic looks perfect paired with the striped leggings.

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    1. Thanks Cindy - it's really such a nice pattern....I see many more in my future!

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  2. This is fantastic. Love the big print and in black and white it is really nice and not too much at all.

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