Yesterday Jen S. (soon-to-be a blushing bride!) joined me standing in a long line at the opening of a local Jo-Ann fabric store. We were among the first 100 people in the door, so we each got a gift card. Mine was for $20, so I picked up some ribbon for my current sewing project and I'm pondering what to do with the remaining $18.
This is my starting point. I need one skirt to match the three tops in the middle. I'm going to be backpacking this summer, and if I can get two sides of one skirt to match all the tops I'm wearing, that's less I have to pack.
I'm making it mostly out of discarded sheets.
Here's part of my progress: