Thursday, January 12, 2017

It's not you, it's me - floral skirt fail

It started life as a 50's inspired frock.
But it wasn't working for me.
"Maybe lose the bodice and make it a skirt", I thought.

But it still it's still not right.
Sigh.
The problem was the dress was something I would have worn a decade ago, (and why I had difficulty finishing it in 2011) but the skirt regressed it even further - back to the clothes I made for myself in high school. 
No, just—no.
Finished, it will be heading to charity soon.

2 comments:

  1. Pretty, but it's good to know when to quit. Someone else will enjoy it. If it's any consolation I recently finished a top I was sewing for a special occasion, and decided that desoite having made a muslin (gasp), it just wasn't going to work. 'Learning experience'. Enjoy your next project!

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    1. It's been kicking around in the stash for so long, frankly I'm sick of the sight of it, plus getting rid of it makes room for new lovelies - win!

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