Sunday, May 15, 2016

Still Not Sewing Trio

Back to the vault for the Sewing Workshop Trio Pattern I made last Fall.  Just the thing to wear in our 40 degree May weather.


~ I wore this to Jury Duty Thursday ~

Do you think that's why I wasn't chosen?  Nah, I was only on stand-by anyway.   Sitting there for 6 hours reading a book, plus the commute on the el to and from downtown, left me really wiped out.  You know, from the ole sewing injury.  I slept for a day and a half afterwards.  True story.

~ see, I'm even yawning here ~

Anyway, the Trio pattern consists of a t-shirt, cargo pants with huge zippered pockets and a cropped top.  Of course, I modified each piece.  What I really like are all the fabrics.  The pants are a burned out corduroy print.  The top is a woven red-green.  And the t is a thin abstract stretch knit.


~ a "pin" I made long ago ~
From a bit of fabric almost the same as my top, a tarnished penny, a paper umbrella - the kind that's served with drinks, sea glass...

And the usual finale:

~ my good ole doc martens  ~

Nothing's stopping me from bopping on over to Patti and the Visibles at Not Dead Yet Style.  Then Catherine's I Will Wear What I Like and Cherie's Shoe and Tell when they all go live.  See you there.



10 comments:

  1. I know - it's the sitting around involved in jury duty that's the crusher. I've finished a few novels that way. These are fab funky pieces in your signature fabrics: personality and color and texture, looking good. xox

    -Patti
    http://notdeadyetstyle.com

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  2. unusual to see so much of your pants :-)
    but it looks very good - sharp! we call this 2-colored fabrics "chang-chang" - from "changieren" wich means looking different from different angles - and i love them!
    sending good vibes to your shoulder......
    xxxxxx

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  3. Hope the shoulder mends soon and your civic duty passes without too much trauma. One of my friends is serving on a jury of a horrendous case and its causing a few sleepless nights.
    Gorgeous trousers, wonderful fabric and rocking shoes. xxx

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  4. I really like your shoes! Look comfy and stylish!

    Julia
    www.whenthegirlsrule.com

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  5. You outfit makes me happy. Hopefully it did so for you as well. FEEL BETTER QUICKLY!!!!! There, that should get those healing energies winging in your direction. XOXO.

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  6. Love the trousers - and of course, the shoes. Hope you are feeling good very soon
    Norma

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  7. Wow! I love your pants! I would seriously live in these if they belonged to me. And your red Doc Martens are swoon-worthy!

    Shelbee
    www.shelbeeontheedge.com

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  8. Your shirt reminds me of my eco dyed fabric. I love your umbrella reuse. Haven't been called to jury duty yet. Glad you could sleep.
    Hope the injury is healing slowly.
    Xo Jazzy Jack

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  9. Okay I'm blubbering here, but boy do I love your style!

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  10. Sorry you are still suffering - I find sitting around to be more tiring than actively engaged in something. Fab pants!

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