Today’s Lolita Blog Carnival topic is:
My Most Recent Wardrobe Addition!
Easy-peasy since I never got a chance to formally introduce my new
Caramel Mocha Swirl Bodice & Skirt
that I finished just in time for Animazement!
It came out just perfect! I really love how the fabrics played off each other. I think it was the perfect balance of fun and simplistic. Plus, I have hardly any – read ‘none’ – brown or tan items, so this is a wonderful addition to my wardrobe!
I am also really glad that I made the skirt and bodice separate pieces instead of a JSK. This means that if I ever want to wear the bodice with a brown skirt or whatever, I can! Or if I just want to wear the skirt with a nice blouse, I can do that too! Options are the best. My favorite is how well the pieces work together as one though!
Plus. It’s polka dots. Lovely.
A plethora of tutorials came out of this set as well! So be sure to check them out for all sorts of sewing ideas, tips and tricks:
Balancing a Hem