In the Jungle January post dated January 7, there was mention of several JJ participants who showed off by sewing garments for their children as well as for themselves. I, of course could not be outdone. The fact that I am without human children could not stop me. Oh no. I made a t-shirt for myself and my
|Yes, I am aware of the irony of a jungle cat print on a dog. |
She is quite cat like with her divaness. She has earned the right to wear it.
For my t-shirt I used Vogue 8536. It is rated very easy and it is. I made it, hoping to find a TNT, and it is close, but not quite. The neckline looks lower on the pattern drawing than it is, if it was an inch or two lower, it may have made the cut.
It would have been made in probably under three hours, if I hadn't had to do battle with my cover stitch machine. One of the threads got caught invisibly in my drafting lamp and the resulting disaster was a complete
bitch nightmare to rip out. The fabric is 100% polyester, not my favourite fabric to wear (too warm and clammy usually) , but there was no natural fabrics at the evil Fabricland, only petroleum based. I did it for you Anne.