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Saturday 11 July 2020

SWAP 2020 Collection

Here's my final picks from the pieces I sewed in the red and black theme.
I have 4 tops, 3 trousers, 3 layers and 1 coat which can be worn over everything.

Top row (left to right)
Quilted zip front jacket from Prima magazine Feb 2010
Floral print blouse from March 2020 Prima Magazine

New Look 6420 - Silk and jersey dolman sleeve top
Prima Magazine May 2020 Blouse

Style Arc Molly in grey knit

Bottom Row
Black jacquard knit cardigan from Wendy Ward's book 'Sewing with Knits'
Red cardigan from Wendy Ward's book 'Sewing with Knits'
Butterick 3947 pinstriped wool mix trousers
Black bengaline trousers New Look 6216
Tartan trousers with contrast side stripe and waistband New Look 6216.

Far Right
Simplicity 8467 coat with hood (lengthened)
I also made a few extras which I've not included officially in the SWAP but are in the same colourway.
Musical notes blouse from March 2020 Prima Magazine
Style Arc Marni jacket from scraps (won the scraps contest on The Sewing Place)
Viscose and jersey T top New Look 6216
Dark grey bengaline trousers New Look 6216

And of course last year's jacket from McCall’s 7694
So a 16 piece collection in all.
I've had a lot of fun with it!


LyndaSewing.blogspot.com said...

Look great. Congratulations on your wardrobe additions

Ann Brodsky said...

Beautiful wardrobe! Really nice pieces and they all work so well together.

Lisa Laree said...

What a beautiful collection, Ruthie! You will enjoy wearing those pieces!

Cherie said...

Ruthie, fabulous pieces! All the different textures is what stands out to me, very appealing and using one color way! I hope you can wear most (all?) the pieces!

Karen said...

Very impressive! Karen

Ann said...

A very impressive collection and they all work together beautifully.

Julie Culshaw said...

wow, you are inspiring, such a good collection. You make great use of your sewing time.

Sharon said...

A fabulous collection and love the quilted jacket.

Doctor T Designs said...

This is so awesome - I love you collection!