Love the collar to death!
I sewed the outer edge of the collar (used 3/8" seam allowances) and lapel together. Then I sewed the under collar to the shirt and hand stitched the inside seam to the inside of the seam. It lays beautifully. The waist needs a little tweaking and I need some sleeves, petal sleeves I think.
More sewing on this and those pants this weekend.
I love Friday nights, the weekend possibilities are endless. I know that between now and Sunday night a thousand distractions and emergencies will arise and I probably won't get that much done. But, from where I sit on Friday night I can have a while new wardrobe by Monday morning, and spend hours working out at the gym.
This weekend in particular will crawl by. My new Marfy 2014-2015 catalog is on its way. In fact, its in Louisville clearing customs. Don't ya just love UPS online tracking! I should have exciting pics posted by Monday night.
Pattern making: copying a complicated dress - In the interest of completeness I decided to do a blog post on this dress, which doesn't photograph very well at all but is interesting nonetheless. One of...
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