Added Feb 19, 2012
I made this from the fabric of a grey tweedy skirt and silk Thai fisherman’s pants, with some scraps of other fabrics added it.
The pattern is The Sewing Workshop Collection’s “Plaza Jacket”.
Written about on my blog, here: http://handmademess.com/2012/02/19/lifes-too-short-for-hum-drum/
Cut up skirt, cut up pants, cut up dress, quilting “fat quarters” and leftover scraps from my scrap bin.
Hit the city streets in adventurous looks with utilitarian details like cargo pockets and belts.
Twists on feminine classics, like a bold patterned shift dress and pants with a racing stripe.
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