I am still sewing chocolate brown. Apparently I have sewn 14 items using 26.5 metres of various brown based fabrics (according to my stash spreadsheet) and I have another 6 garments planned. Then I shall change the thread colour, probably to cream to sew some cream and brown print tees.
As you know I do like to sew several things with the same
thread colour but that is even more extreme than normal for me (the most
I could find before was 9 different tees all sewn with white thread,
not counting bulk projects like cot sheets when my twin nieces were
born, table cloths for an entire community centre and anything involving
I should have that colourway out of my system in a
few weeks (I hope). After which I probably won't want to sew anything
brown for a long long time. It is a bizarre obsession right now but I'm
sure it will pass.
So chocolate brown is definitely one of my SWAP neutrals
(as well as one of my key wardrobe neutrals generally), and I will have
plenty to pick from both for that bit of SWAP and also just for getting
I carried on sewing chocloate brown and here's an open front cardigan (piece 15) in the tie dye semi sheer floral mystery fabric.
Here's the most recent 8 pieces (I guess its not a 6PAC anymore)
Next up, yet more brown, probably another cardigan from that pattern but this time from an Ikea Gurli throw (no longer sold by Ikea in this colourway, but previously purchased and stashed by me).