I like knowing my life is completely and totally unique. Lots of people went out to enjoy a spring day today. Around the world, there must have been many who stopped at a cafe for brunch. Some looked at email on their smart-phones while waiting for the waiter to bring the bill. I was just one of many, many people enjoying my Sunday, in a very predictable and universally enjoyable way.
And then the unexpected happened.
And how did this happen, you may wonder? Well, it was a very simple chain of events. I found myself hoping that Style Arc would eventually design a simple top with short sleeves. In fact, I had something very specific in mind, based on a top I'd tried on in a shop. Clearly, it does not fit, but that is why I sew.
The idea came to me suddenly, and without delay, I sent these photos to Chloe & team and I (politely) asked if they might design a top like this.
Boom! Ka-boom! Sha-BAM!
I am sure you share my glee, and for that I am so grateful. It will be very difficult for me to explain this to PIRLWHDS (people in real life who don't sew) but, I know, I can count on you. You get it. This is Fun City.
In other news, I've sewn a little, but have no photos. I've been sick with a cold and putt-putting through the day-to-day mandatory life activities. My energy should be picking up in days to come and I'll be back with more ...