So as we head into 2018, I have made a pledge to participate in the #2018MakeNine challenge. The Make Nine challenge is the brainchild of Rochelle from Lucky Lucille and is described as a gentle challenge for makers....perfect!
I've already started thinking about what my me-made wardrobe - aka ideal capsule wardrobe - is lacking in the Summer department and I thought it might be useful to compile a list of some great pattern picks to consider as we head into these warmer months.
Another one of my favourite Summer wardrobe items - cause let's be real, you can't wear shorts without them - is tops. I am very much a casual, comfy top person so I've put together my list of top picks for Summer tops.
Summer shorts...if I'm completely honest, I feel much more at home in some shorts and a top than I do in skirts or dresses, so this list is essentially all the things I want to sew for myself this Summer along with a few interesting picks. Let's dive right in.
Skirts - both short and maxi lengths - feel like Summer to me. And having the option of updating your look by choosing a different matching top each time gives you unlimited wardrobe options. Let's get into my top skirt picks.