New McCall’s Patterns

Okay, my inner hippie chick is really singing.

These are my favorite two patterns from McCall’s new spring line up.

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Aww…I just love the flounciness of it all, particularly the middle dress. You know me and my maxi dress obsession. I can see this in a delicate cotton lawn. And according to the line drawing, there is some smocking or ruching on the shoulder. I think that’s a nice touch.

5812And don’t get me started on long skirts. This would great in a crinkled cotton gauze paired with a camisole. I love this whole look. Perfect for North Carolina’s warm springs and humid summers.

I still don’t have any real sewing plan to speak of. My sewing room is a chaotic mess right now. I was making another tea wallet in a brocade, and got distracted mid-production. Last night, I didn’t do any sewing at all, but I watched Youtube videos all night. Hey, at least I wasn’t sitting in front of the TV, not that I’m knocking people who do… Needless to say, I was unproductive. My mind is more on the crafty side of things. There are some cute Amy Butler sewing projects I’m interested in trying. And since Fabric.com is having a sale on quilting fabrics, I may be able to indulge in a little splurge.

I’m still feeling a little guilty about my defunct Summer 2008 Swap. But I don’t think I’ll be doing any swapping for a while. I’m okay with a few orphaned numbers.

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