Well, so far this year hasn’t let me have much time for sewing, but spring is on the way here in California so everything seems more cheerful. I have been working on my pile of UFOs. I finished off one shirt for my sister, and am working on the second shirt. I have no idea what pattern this shirt is from, or if it is an adult size or pre-teen size, but it looks like it will fit my sister.
I have put in the sleeves and plackets, and now I have to put on the cuffs, do the hems, and sew the buttonholes and sew on the buttons. It should be a nice, useful, white, long-sleeved classic shirt if only it fits someone.
In other news, my mom’s pattern stash has been handed down to me, so I have been sorting out the patterns, patching up the envelopes, and pressing everything. This makes me nostalgic because the fashions bring my beautiful mom vividly to mind. Here are a few I have finished processing: