Sewing projects

I've been wanting to make more of my own clothes, mostly out of a desire to remove myself from the current consumer fashion culture, but also to hone a new skill and ultimately to make great fitting pieces that will last me a while.

 

The Pearl Shift Dress from Green Bee Patterns by Alexia Abegg.  I made it a size or two too large (mainly in the shoulders) so I may re-visit this, but I LOVE this pattern.  Also, I learned how to make pockets, so that was great!

The Pearl Shift Dress from Green Bee Patterns by Alexia Abegg.  I made it a size or two too large (mainly in the shoulders) so I may re-visit this, but I LOVE this pattern.  Also, I learned how to make pockets, so that was great!

The Owyn Pants from Lotta Jansdotter's Everyday style with a few modifications in the leg shape and length.

The Owyn Pants from Lotta Jansdotter's Everyday style with a few modifications in the leg shape and length.