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Black or White: Inspired by New York Fashion Week

Hi Loves!

I'm really excited to share my latest creation.  I saw a really cute black and white ITY knit in Hancock Fabrics for $3.95.  I bought 2.5 yards, not knowing what I was going to make.  Browsing the web for spring and summer fashion ideas, I ran across a really cute black and white two piece by Josie Natori for New York Fashion Week. The light came on.

I sat down for 2 hours and came up with this little number.  It's very comfortable and versatile.  I can wear it to church, work, shopping, or date night.  It looks great with flats or my regular 4+ inch heels.  With the right accessories, it goes every where!

I love the fit.  It hugs in all the right places.  I traced the bottom of a tank dress to create shape of the skirt and extended it to make a maxi.  I traced a shirt I love for the top shape. 

It's not exactly like the Josie Natori but it's perfect for me.  You have to make fashion trends your own.

Check me out!

Until next time, smooches!


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Click here to read about it.

I'm sew excited that my beautiful niece wearing a dress I made is being featured I a blog read by seamstress all over the world!

I don't know how to describe these last few weeks. I just call it OVERFLOW! And I'm thankful!

Thanks for reading!

Until next time, Smooches!