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I finally made something from a sewing pattern for myself from start to finish. I haven’t used an actual sewing pattern for myself since I was in college or a couple of years. My sister-in-law kindly sent me some patterns which gave me the motivation to make something for myself. I used McCall’s M6512 patternChambray Shirt
The pattern calls for a little lighter weight fabric, but I decided on using chambray because I hate wearing multiple shirts in the summer. I didn’t want to make a shirt that was sheer.
Chambray Shirt
I love that it can be dressy or casual. I also love that it isn’t form-fitting.

Chambray Shirt

I skipped out on a putting buttonholes on the sleeve tabs and pocket tabs because I just wanted to get done. I’m hoping nobody looks that closely at it.

Chambray Shirt

Author: Heather