More spring greens!

Butterick 6287 again.  No major changes, still size large, but with shortened sleeves, and a narrow aded neckband.  Two of the fabrics here are quite flimsy, and a turned neckline would be out of shape in a split second. The green stripe and green leaf print are quite thin and drapey knits, maybe cotton, maybe … Continue reading More spring greens!

Mizono in action: V1312 again

After the striped shirtwaist debacle, I wanted a quick fix.  I had already earmarked this lovely stretch cotton brocade, overprinted with huge splashy green roses, [The Textile Centre] for another V1312, and just rummaged in the black-and-white crate for some knit remnant to make the top. Voila! Conveniently, this ticks the boxes for a couple … Continue reading Mizono in action: V1312 again