Wednesday, June 15, 2011

just a little detour?

I made my first baby dress the other day:

Instant gratification! It was so easy- I'm hooked (as if I wasn't already addicted to textiles)! I started with my favorite white button down that had served its time (originally $10 from old navy, I wore it out). I simply cut out the neck area to use as the top of the dress then gathered the bottom half of the shirt to form the skirt. A bit of ribbon, some lace, a couple french knots and Done!

How am I supposed to focus on home renovations (see nasty bathroom vanity below)

when this is the alternative: