MMM Day 6

New Look 6875 is one of those garments I only wear during a Me-Made month.  If I made more loungewear, I’d probably get rid of it.  Not only is the top unflattering to a top-heavy figure, the fabric is a poly knit and very warm in the summer time.  I’m still feeling sick and not wanting to dress up.  It’s funny how just the addition of tights or stockings makes an outfit feel more dressed up.  All summer long, I wear dresses and skirts every day, but not in the cooler months.  Over-the-knee socks are a great compromise, warmer and more comfortable, but I only own a couple pairs.  I see a goal for this season: make more casual knit tops.


About andreahg

I'm a stay-at-home wife and mom to two boys, a cat and two rough collies. I love to sew and knit with vintage patterns, primarly from the WWII era.
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One Response to MMM Day 6

  1. Judy Roberson says:

    Love this blouse… cute.. I will have to check on that pattern.. Love your outfits.. I left you a message about grading patterns.I just foung your instructions.Wonderful.thankyou so much.. Judy

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