I used to love algebra. I was horrible at math generally, but algebra made sense to me. Maybe it was all the letters instead of only numbers. Anyways, after reading all of Ruth’s posts on the Stitcher’s Guild Algebra SWAP I thought I could do the math without taking away any projects from the catch-up queue.
Algebra SWAP 2014 = (3 X 3) + 2 = 11
In other words, three separate outfits comprising one bottom/two tops; or a bottom/top/dress; or a bottom/jacket/top; and two extra pieces (wildcards). My plan evolved after sifting through all the never-made muslins, patterns and fabric that were sitting out waiting to be made since…. well, since forever.
So here’s my ideas for the next couple of months, in no particular order. I’m happy to say that everything except the red and white dresses and the Marfy blouse are cut and ready to sew.I find that I don’t really know where to begin if I let myself sew randomly, and really need the structure of a goal or a plan. Let’s see how far I get!