I’m really excited for the women’s sewing competition going on over at Project Sewn. I wasn’t going to sew along this week, but then I found a fabulous sequin top at the thrift store. I was just going to resize it, but then I realized I had altered some white and gray striped pants the week before that would look great! Both of these happened to fit into the theme this week, Black and White.
I don’t often wear black, but I interpreted the theme to be bold. (I hope my interpretation makes sense!) Bold for me is glam which is why I went with this top. It is a huge wow factor because it is covered in sequins! It is a beautiful dark gray.
The back is stretchy gray velour.
I bought the pants last fall. They are white and pale gray-blue striped. They were pleated bootcut pants originally. First, I lengthened them. Then I took the legs in to make skinny jeans, but that made the pleats look awful! They’ve been sitting on my to-do for months and months, so I took out the pleats while my husband was home last week and could watch Henry. They are definitely my new favorite pants. I love stripes, and they are so fun and summery!