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Snap chat Monday!

   I hope everyone had a wonderful 4th of July! The hubby and I had a great day with the kiddos, and I even wore my M6556 out to dinner with the hubby. I know I said I loathed the way it looked on me, and I still do lol; however, I went with it...

  I think you really have to embrace the drape in order to appreciate this top; I don't think I have embraced it :)... The top is really simple, seriously I think it's only two pieces! I just couldn't embrace all that drape, I felt like I was in a Halloween costume. Ok, maybe that's a little dramatic, but seriously it has a serious drape. However, I loved it on everyone else that has made it :)!  Just not myself :(..

I love the print of the models pants, wish
I could get my hands on this fabric:)
 Ok, moving on.... I have been sewing it up lately, yessss! I've almost completed S1371, in which I chose a floral print for these pants.. I just need to finish the waistband and do the (dreaded) hand- stitching for the hem... They are really cute, but adjustments were definitely needed in order to achieve the fitted look that was shown on the model:

Simplicity 1371 almost finished just needs to be hemmed
 I thought I had a top that would compliment these pants, but alas I will need to make one. I was thinking about pairing it with Simplicity 1363:

I want to make view B: In a black Challis, I think..
  Also I've just about finished M6957, it just needs hems; told y'all I've been sewing... It's always those pesky hems that slow me down, lol.. Again this pattern is really simple in that it could be finished in a few hours.. I made view C: Hopefully that review will be up sometime this week... Okay, let me get back to my machines before this post gets any longer :) Y'all have a wonderful rest of the week!

                     Be blessed and nothin' less and continue to stay fearlessly fierce!


  1. You have been cranking the projects out. Your pants are gonna be gorgeous!

    1. I look forward to seeing how everything turns out. I'm glad you enjoyed July 4th.

  2. Floral pants! Yippee!! I like the coordinating top you chose too!

  3. I love that Cynthia Rowley pattern...can hardly wait to see your interpretation! Yes, I think you too should embrace the drape of M6556,,,it's cute and cute on you! Love it in white!

    1. Thanks Terri! I think I will give M6556 one more try, this time going down in size on the drape..

  4. I'm interested in seeing your CR version as well. You are always so sharp!


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