#fqchallenge bonus garment! because i use all the parts of the buffalo

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of course, technically it wasn’t allowed, but i did have some scraps left over from my #fqchallenge masterplan. see, originally i was going to really go overboard and make a skirt and blouse to go over my playsuit, sort of like this butterick weekender pattern (that actually was my base for part of my work):

but the shirt, in spite of homemade pieced bias tape and a dismembered zombie head on the pocket, was nothing but a hot mess.

but i persevered!  i made the skirt anyway.  this circle skirt pattern is my favorite, because it is so easy to play with.  i quickly ended up with something fun and wearable, even if it didn’t match my original masterplan.

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i just have to give a shout-out to the other ladies who shared the fun with me:

i really loved how, even with ridiculous choices and restrictions, everyone found a way to make a garment that was nonetheless true to herself!  so, readers, what do you think?  should we let oona continue to hand out assignments?  or do we cut off her margarita supply?

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9 Responses to #fqchallenge bonus garment! because i use all the parts of the buffalo

  1. jay says:

    Those fabric scraps give your skirt an edge!

  2. Clio says:

    hmmm, I say yes to more oona challenges, as long as they are not leveled at me! LOL

  3. We cut off her margarita supply!!! I love the skirt and how you added the fat quarter scraps to it!

  4. LLADYBIRD says:

    devvie devvie devvie! I love you!

  5. I love this! You made this work so well. Extra credit times 15 for you!

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