I went to the fabric shop, you know, just to see if they had some nice fabric.... I know, I know! I shouldn't go. But it's only two and a half blocks from my flat.... They have new spandex in lots of colours. Even gold spandex!! I had visions of myself in a cool golden bodysuit but then I talked myself out of it. Instead I bought some great shiny green/blue fabric!! I ran home, whipped out my leggings pattern and made myself some new leggings to wear to hoop class.
I made them long to try to stop the hoop tearing the skin off my feet.... This is a kind of painful hobby.
It was good to do some exercise. I haven't been so well for the last few weeks. I think I have bronchitis. It feels like this cough will never go away. It's been driving me crazy, skipping so many classes. So I am just going to exercise anyway.
Later in the evening I went to a concert because the singer
While I was there I ran into a guy I met last year who had loved my blue striped jacket. He tried it on again. I think it looks better on him than me! I was really tempted to give it to him... But I love this jacket too much to actually do that.
- New shiny green leggings
- Navy sporty top
- Plaid jacket - Steffi pattern from Burdastyle (in the day it was COLD)
- Blue striped jacket - Burda 7757 (it warmed up a bit in the evening)
- Jonny dress - Burdastyle pattern
- Lavender petticoat
- Black sparkly leggings - own pattern
We have walkie talkies at work now!!! Like being little kids again. It makes me laugh just thinking about my colleagues giggling across the lines.
In the early afternoon I went to the gym, did some weights, stretched in the sauna, went for a swim. No pics though.
Halfway through Me-Made-May already!!!
- Mauve satin skirt (no pattern, it's just pleated to my size)
- Black cut-out t-shirt - my own pattern
- Raglan wrap cardigan - my own pattern
- Blue striped jacket - Burda 7757
- Navy sporty top
- Grey shorts
- Turquoise bikini
The lace leggings I bought at H&M years ago - they fall under my "hosiery exception".