I got it! The bay of E did it again, and I have my natty new pattern winging its way from the US…
Think I may dig out the rest of this purple taffets and see how much I haveleft.
Could work, what do you think?
There’s also some of the lilac. I think it might also work with this bolero jacket…
What a lovely lot you are though! Offers to order the pattern for me and forward it, offers to act as a delivery address for me, offers to DRAFT it for me! Wowser what a community!
The downside? Naugty bad wicked Ruth leading me astray and forcing me to buy some more patterns I really don’t need. Or I may do. Perhaps I do need a sort of vaguely Westwood suit for future job interviews [I hope not, but who can say?]
I was pointed at this site and these fell into my basket. Now I have to bloody print and tape the ruddy things! Gah!
Not very inspiring line drawing, but something about that draped back, and the pleats formed by the buttons says tartan to me…
And after all, this has been on my Pinterest board for some time:
As does this. I see them making a potentially MAD ensemble [maybe too mad, who can say, but it called me, and I didn’t want to be rude.]