My friend Kelli has been smocking again and so today I am turning the blog over to her to inspire you with another amazing creation!
Sometimes a piece of fabric speaks to you and you have to have it! Ok, let's be honest: often times, almost always, you can see a fabric online or in a store and you have to have it! As the meme goes: sewing fabric and collecting fabrics are two different hobbies. So we buy that we must have, not always knowing what the fabric will become. Occasionally I stumble across the perfect pattern or garment for one of those must-have fabrics and I am excited at the impending marriage of fabric and design! This was the case when I saw the London Calling Dawn lawn fabric. The fabric showcases a unique coalescence of sophisticated, dreamy colors of pink, gray, soft golds and cream. When I got my hands on it, I was in love with it's silky soft feel and beautiful drape. I knew it could be used for any number of projects, so I collected three yards. I did make a