Change is Good. Right?: E&M Patterns No. 6, Girls Top and Dress

Let’s start at the beginning, shall we?

My first time EVER doing pintucks. Alison's pattern piece is perfect to help even new seamstresses with this part!
My first time EVER doing pintucks. Alison’s pattern piece is perfect to help even new seamstresses with this part!

A few months ago, back when there was still snow on the ground, I had the opportunity to test the E&M Top #6 for Alison, of E&M Patterns.. Back then, it was just a top. And it was woven. We tested and tested, and so many of us fell in love. But Alison, she’s a perfectionist, I think and just never was quite happy with it. So it got back-burnered. Every once in a while, we would ask her about it, fingers crossed that she was ready to try again. Months went by.

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For The Birds: Another KCW blog fail

Bluebirds/Singing a song/Nothing but bluebirds/All day long~~Ella Fitzgerald

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAI promise… I swear to you on my Kindle’s imaginary stack of the Divergent series e-books (because, really, who buys paper books anymore? I know… I know.. I love the smell, too… And the way I can annoying flip pages while I read… but seriously. Who has space for all these book? Plus, I think if I continued to flip the page corners the way I do, my husband might have to go to jail for murder. And that would be no fun for either of us.)

So, I did sew this top during KCW.

I even had pictures edited and ready to go.

I just didn’t blog it.
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