Or at least pink is my June. I would say that I have made record-breaking purchases in the pink color array recently, but really I have only ventured into a certain shade. (I have always been strongly attracted to Schiaparelli's pink: shocking pink (known to the lay-person as fuchsia), since I worked for a designer at the Utah Shakespeare Festival who designed fabulous things in Le Shocking Pink). But I digress. Of late all of my sewing projects have been pink (if you hadn't noticed in Kimono-Sleeved Shirt), so it feels as though June really has been paletted in pink. (But don't worry if they offend your eyes, there are many other new and beguiling projects in the works.) So, here are the last two I completed recently.
I also finished a project I started circa March or February. It is a dress for my mom, also in the color
It even turned out so well that my mom exclaimed she would have to wear it to a wedding reception or some fancy occasion. I love to see her do that little "I love it, and I am so pretty!" dance. Totally. Worth. The. Time.
Pink by Aerosmith
And last, but certainly not least, I will also confide to you that when I first heard this song, I was obsessed. It may have driven my new appreciation of Le Shocking as well.
Next Up: Work clothes! I don't own enough! And I can never find anything that I want to wear per se. Although I did come across some one-piece jumpers (THEY'RE BACK) in the Kardashian Sears collection the other night when I was frenetically seeking out some new ensemble to wear...
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