Saturday, March 29, 2014

Up To No Good

Gosh!

I've been kind of silent over here, I s'pose, but I guess it's because I've not been doing a lot. Well, I've been writing some, just not a lot of sewing, so it's harder to share my current projects with you.

I've also gone a little smock crazy lately. I am obsessed with Lagenlook and Mori Girl clothes, which involve a lot of loose tops and layered dresses, and I keep seeing these smock-like things everywhere in stores. Which is funny because I never actually see people wearing them. Either way, I decided to try my hand at making a few. I altered my Radioactive dress pattern and used a few men's button ups -

Guys, I think it's love.

Smock: Recon/Me, Boots: Target, Cardi: Thrifted

So what if it's basically a muumuu?


These are the two I made at the same time - one is a striped shirt with two floral pillow cases (and my new docs!) and the other is the same one as above only belted and with a different cardi. I really like them belted.

In Progress...
As with everything I do that I like I must then do a million of the same thing. So I liked the two dresses, and I decide I must have more. ;-)

I don't really have much else to say. Just working hard, playing hard and trying to write something that I can share with other people. How are you guys?

7 comments:

  1. SQUEEE! A new post from Meghan! I like the one belted with the cardi. Too cute!

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  2. YAH!! so happy to see you blogging again lovely! These dresses are pretty rad, a great way to upcycle. I like the first one the best, the fabric reminds me of water colours :)

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  3. Very cute! I like them belted too and love the look with a cardi, tights/leggings and boots.

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  4. Amy stole my line! SQUEEE! So happy to hear from you (here).

    Glad to hear you've been busy offline.

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  5. Good to see you!! I love the look of your new dresses with the belt! Very cute!!

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  6. Cute cute cute!! I've been wanting more loose flow tops now I'm not wearing office wear anymore!!

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  7. I love love love the two in progress. They're both very Mori-girl/Classic English style with a twist.

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