my favorite color latelyJune 15, 2009 at 2:36 pm | Posted in chatty, house crafty | 4 Comments
We went out this weekend and found some new chairs for the backyard
which I totally love, they remind me so much of the Sunset cover I fell for.
and Andrew surprised me with flowers
to match those sandals I found last week!
Orange has been a total pick-me-up for me lately. I’ve been wearing the sandals a ton with the new retro shift dress I sewed — the combination is perfect for summer. I added a few tweaks and variations to Christine’s original idea and I just love it, I’ve already found the fabric for my next one.
I’m writing a review of Chic & Simple Sewing this week now that I’ve had a chance to sew from it, with lots of pictures from my project (which, believe it or not, isn’t orange and neither is the next one I’m planning — but I did get some of this at Cool Cottons to make a skirt!).