April Showers Bring May Flowers: Kelly Anorak Rain Coat

Standard

Growing up, my dad always insisted that my brothers and I wear rain coats. I was more of the run-to-the-car-with-my-hood-up type of teenager, but he made sure that we wore our rain coats. My rebellious self didn’t take a raincoat to college. After college, my mom gave me a great trench coat, but it doesn’t have a hood. Finally, years later, I decided it was time to have a proper rain coat. Enter the Kelly Anorak by Closet Case Patterns.

Continue reading

Ginger Jeans, Take 2

Standard

These are the “real deal.” After successfully making a wearable muslin of the Ginger jeans in September, I upped my game and used ~fancy~ materials for this pair.  Since this is my second time making this pattern in a short period of time, Im going to focus on the changes I made from my first pair of Gingers to this pair.
Continue reading