Oophs. On my drive back to Wellington from Taupo this December I coincided with Levana's Saturday openning and happened (perchance) to buy a lovely range of knit fabrics. The yellow and green are destined for summer tops, the black and white for sleeves on a cardi and the yellow for comfy underwear. I best follow through, eh? :)
I also recently purchased this cute first aid box from storage box in Wellington. I really shouldn't like an inanimate object this much.
I'm openning my arms as wide as possible for 2018. Honestly, the world seems like a rather messed up place at the moment and I hope that 2018 gets it moving in a somewhat sensible direction. Thankfully in New Zealand, climate change is being taken seriously by the new government but I can't help feeling disturbed by POTUS tweets conflating weather and climate. (Not mentioning, the bizarre racial and social justice issues he seems to spark.) At times, I feel very lucky to be based in New Zealand so far from the rest of the world and at other times that can seem very far from home and family.
This post is doing triple duty; the verbal vomit above, the documenting of my latest Muse make (yet another Jenna cardi), and finally, my sewing resolutions for 2018 to try to keep myself accountable.
So on to the Jenna. This is a redo of my adjusted Muse Jenna cardi and the first with snaps. The pattern is by a local pattern designer, I'm very fortunate to have m…