Because it’s past my bedtime

The hubby’s new shirt is so close to done; I can’t seem to find any buttons.  I’ll chalk it up to being tired, but if I don’t find them in the morning, he’s getting hooks and eyes so that I can mark it completed.  The shirt didn’t really take two days, I was distracted by WoW today and the possibility of skydiving yesterday.  I’m not sure which item will be next on my sewing list, but I was leaning heavily toward a hip scarf.  Unfortunately, I’m in faire mode until the end of October, so I can’t justify a hip scarf at this moment.  My backup choice is a purple cotton gauze shirt for myself.  The problem with that is that I don’t know which kind of shirt I want.  I have three yards, but the fabric seems shorter than the standard size.  I don’t have enough for a smock, and I was trying to avoid the elastic, drawstring-look shirts in most of my Simplicity patterns.   I’m thinking that a yoke style shirt like the husband’s would be a good fit, but it doesn’t feel feminine enough.  If I can’t make up my mind by EoB tomorrow, I’ve already decided to make a basic bodice out of green damask leftover from a friend’s skirt.  The point of these projects is to NOT overthink, to just DO.

Time to turn off the brain…thanks for reading!


One thought on “Because it’s past my bedtime”

  1. guess what I decided to do! Start working on a new gown!!! lol and maybe a new shirt to wear with it. My black chemise is getting old, and I need a new one

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