When I saw this prompt on the list for challenges… I had no idea what they were talking about.
So, to save you a Google search… WIP stands for “work in progress”, and UFO stands for “unfinished object”.
After cleaning and organizing my sewing studio last week, I came across this whole bin of unfinished objects. What was crazy about it: a lot of them I remembered but there were a few in there that I had no idea were started and not finished.
Soooo this week I took a day to finish some of these items… It was an interesting journey, to say the least.
You see, two of these items were not started by me. Two of these skirts were started by my mother. I don’t know how long ago that would’ve been… Since she passed away in October 2017… It was before then. But I would have to say some of these were started in 2012 or before.
I can’t even describe how this feels. My mom and I both worked on these pieces….
I guess it’s just bittersweet.
These other three pieces I remember starting myself….but some might be as old as 2010…..
It’s so weird that I took so long to finish them. If you want to know why…..well, your guess is as good as mine…
A little sadness.
Week 2 Sewing Challenge complete.
Also a WIP…..if you click on that Shop button, it no longer drives you to My Etsy Shop but to the shop on This Website! Hoping to add more to that soon!
It’s Fall….and where I live in Wisconsin, you know what that means: HOODIE WEATHER!
I love every season….and here in Wisconsin, sometimes we get to experience all 4 in one day! Aren’t we lucky!?!?!
After a beautiful summer, though, I love the transition to cozy, comfy long sleeve clothes….and now, by far, my most popular make for women is: THE MILLION BABY CHICKS Hoodie! You can read more about it’s origins here….
I get bored easily, so my favorite thing about this design is being to mix & match fabrics to make One of a Kind creations.
This week, I’m auctioning off a new batch at Red Rose Auction House. Today is the last day to get in on these deals, because once the auction is over, I will be listing them at retail price in my Etsy Shop.
NEW with this batch, on the suggestion of one of my dearest friends: POCKETS! Not just little pockets, though: ONE large Pocket with a singular opening!