Posted on Tuesday, April 16, 2013 by Arts_and_Crafts
I recently had one of those experiences akin to the mouse in the children's book who, upon receiving a cookie, asks for milk, and it goes on and on from there...I bought a blazer at a thrift store that I loved except for the too-short sleeves. One day in the library, I happened upon this book, Sewing Bits & Pieces: 25 Projects Using Fabric Scraps by Sandi Henderson. And on the cover was the solution to my too-short sleeve problem. I checked out the book and did a modified version of the sleeve project featured on the cover. But I couldn't stop there. Now I wanted a flouncy skirt to go with the blazer. So I made a simple skirt from the same fabric that I used to "extend"