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Indigo Voile Selvedge Wrap Pants

I whipped up these indigo voile selvedge wrap pants over the summer when I was looking for something blue to wear for the 4th of July. I had re-ordered some of this gorgeous 100% organic cotton dobby voile in Indigo and thought it would work fabulously as a pair of lightweight and breezy wrap pants.  I’ve worn these constantly over the summer and into fall.  I love the …

End of Summer Swimwear

  I’ve been meaning to share these looks for a few weeks now but never managed to get any good pictures taken.  I love sewing swimwear but taking the photos is another story.  The beach has been so crowded lately and it makes me a little more self-conscious  posing.  Usually I set up my shots in relatively empty areas so I don’t feel silly moving around as my …

Sheer Summer Wrap Pants #oonapalooza

Phew!!!Done at the very last minute.  It’s August 1st, the last day of the Sewcialists Oonapalooza !  These pants took me a bit longer than planned. I had them all sewn up at the beginning of July but had to fix a few fit issues first.   My inspiration:  Oona‘s beautiful Simplicity Voile pants.  I love Oona’s energetic style and her bold choices.  Her posts always put a smile on …

Summer Sewing Plans

It’s been a busy summer with both kids home all day and tons of family visiting.  I’m a bit amazed by how much sewing I’ve accomplished lately!  I thought I better plan out my makes for the rest of the summer  since my fabric and pattern stash has grown quite a bit lately.  The weather tends to stay warm here until way past December so I’ll be wearing …

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