Saturday, June 02, 2007

Pink Gauchos

There isn't any stitching news to report today because instead I worked on a project for Allie. Last week she found a pattern for an outfit that she wanted me to sew for her. So, today was a sewing day instead of a stitching day for me. The pattern is from Simplicity #3755. Allie picked out some pretty pink knit type fabric for the gauchos. I really liked this fabric since normally when I work with knits I tend to stretch the material and this time I didn't. Too bad I bought all of it they had at the store.

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Allie really likes them. She has already decided what fabrics she wants me to do next for her.

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I did get the pieces for the shirt cut out but that is as far as I have gotten on it tonight. The fabric for the shirt is pink floral cotton blend. I am hoping to be able to work on it tomorrow and maybe even finish it.

Have a great weekend!

7 comments:

Dee said...

Allie looks adorable all in pink. Wow --- sewing goes quickly. A project a day would really be something in cross stitch, wouldn't it?

ollie1976 said...

Great job! She looks great in them.
-Jen

Jennifer said...

They are too cute! And so is she!!

Carla said...

Great job! She looks adorable in them!

Jenna said...

What a nice change of gears. The gauchos look great. Nice work!

stitcherw said...

Cute gauchos, they look like they would be very comfortable for this summer.
Sue

Mylene said...

Well done!! And Allie looks great.