Skipped rock climbing again last night--was feeling rather tired and generally unwell. So I treated myself to a quick wardrobe fix that I've been meaning to do for awhile.
the sweater I just unraveled that led me down the path of excessive yarn consumption in the name of science.)
It was a rather simple refashion-- I unpicked the hem on the tank top, chopped about 18" off the base of the skirt, took in enough at the top of that part to make it fit the edge of the tank, and serged the two pieces together. And in about an hour, I had this:
I suspect this slip-dress thing will come in handy later on, too-- I saw this knit button-down shirtdress-type thing in one of the more recent issues of BurdaStyle that I really liked, and think would be a great pairing for one of the knit prints I picked up at Mood awhile back. But that, I think, would also need something underneath it.