One Last Post Before I'm Outta Here

I just thought I'd share what I'm in the middle of before I leave for Croatia. A few days ago, I started a tank top with this New Look 6677 pattern:

I was hoping to have it finished before starting my trip, but I knew there was a slim chance of success :)

I'm using this fabric from Connecting Threads combined with a turquoise solid that I think I bought at Ikea. I've had variable luck with Connecting Threads. Given the low prices I can't really complain as I think you get what you pay for. But I want to finish sewing with the fabric in my stash and I need a tank top!

And here's an update of where I am on my Thermal Sweater (pattern by Laura Chau):

You can see where I've bound off stitches for the armpits, so I'm not doing too bad. I should be finished by this fall.

And I'm off to dip my toes in the Adriatic, but (in my best Arnold voice) I'll Be Back! ;)


  1. jolis ouvrages
    bon voyage en Croatie

  2. Love the way that sweater is coming along! The tank is so cute, too. Hope to see you in it soon.


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