Showing posts from February 13, 2011

Spring is peeking through

There were promises of spring all around me today including a few birds singing in the morning and the sun shining brightly.  My favorite was the sound of running water as massive amounts of snow melted off of our roof as the temperatures soared into the low 40s.   Ah, yes, I do believe spring really will reappear once again. To celebrate I put away the brown and black and gray fabrics.  I pulled out a piece filled with bright colors that hint of spring gardens.  And sewed a new knit top. Vogue 1128 Knit Top It's a quick to sew (which by now you must realize is one of my favorites) knit top sewn from an Anne Klein pattern - Vogue 1128 . Vogue 1128 - image from The top is very loose fitting. Which I would have realized had I actually read the pattern description. I didn't. I cut and sewed it in my normal size and it was huge.  No biggie as I was able to take the side seams in.  It's still loose fitting but I no longer l