This fabric was an impulse purchase one day back in October. I saw it on the shelf and thought that it would be perfect for an Ogden cami. When I took it to the cutting counter, there was a little bit extra left on the bolt, and the sales lady asked if I wanted the rest for 1/2 off. I said yes, hoping there was enough extra to make a pair of matching pajama shorts. I was right! Now I have a versatile cami that can be worn as a layering piece, or as part of a matching set of pajamas.
I’ve made two pairs of Lakeside pajamas before (a crazy butterfly pair and a silky black and white pair) but this version is way different. This time, I made these pajama shorts into running shorts! Continue reading
I tend to be one of those people who is always cold. I frequently sleep in flannel pants and a hoodie. Somehow, the allure of the shorts and cami pajama set keeps getting me. At least I can pair them with my parrot robe!
As someone who studies the transition to adulthood, I am acutely aware of how others portray themselves as adults. I see on social media that 20-somethings are frequently proud of themselves for “adulting,” whether that means buying vegetables at the grocery store or getting their oil changed. One signature of being an adult for me is wearing real dedicated pajamas rather than that t-shirt from middle school.
I spent last weekend at my mom’s. She likes to sew, but typically doesn’t make time for it, so I decided that we were going to have a sewing weekend. As you can see, we made pajamas! Continue reading