(the rest of us have jackets too, but you have seen them already)
2004 Gortex rain jacket pattern Green Pepper Oregon jacket, lengthened and pocketed, size 10, on my 8 year old. (Originally his sister's, but don't tell anyone)
Some of the new swim wear got a work-out
The rashie (sun-protective rash vest) on the boy - everything else is last year's swimmers.
Did I tell you about making the spray skirt? Neoprene is easier to sew than you would think.
I had a lovely holiday, but there were no sewing machines for 7 days. Fortunately, there were some very subtle hints in the comments on the last post about writing a smocking tutorial, so I was able to start a new project with some handsmocking whilst I was away, with a good excuse. Tutorial later, I
It continued to rain after we arrived home this morning, so instead of attending to my very weedy garden, I made a couple of un-smocked t shirts.
Jalie cross over t-shirt, 2787
and Burda magazine 02-2009-118, adapted to sleevelessness. They are both made from black cotton-lycra knit, decorated with purple coverstitching, because that was left over from the last project. Sewing obsession is not always pretty!