Saturday, August 2, 2014

August MAGAM Project Determined

I'm lovin' the theme for August - "Stash Buster".  Fantabulous!  This will not only fill the MAGAM challenge, but the Summer Stashbust quest as well - yippee!

I'm going for a double stashbust this month.  My plans are to make a simple elastic waist skirt and raglan sleeve t-shirt - New Look 6762.  I've made both the skirt and top before so this one should be finished fairly quickly (I say confidently!).


The fabric I have was purchased at the Sewing Garage Sale in April of this past year.  The skirt will be out of the fabric on the left - a wonderful rayon with little circles on it. The fabric did shrink quite a bit when I pre-washed it, but it should work great for this simple skirt. The top will be constructed out of the fabric on the right - a great knit that looks sort of crinkly.  These fabrics were sold by two friends of mine at the sale and they just happen to match perfectly!

Just a quick post today - I gotta get busy!

Happy Sewing!

3 comments:

  1. Love the text contrast between your fabric choices. The blues go really well togther

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  2. This is really going to be pretty. Looking forward to seeing the completed combo.

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