This Misses’ Poncho is great for the cold weather we have been experiencing in California. Finally it is cold enough to wear Ponchos, Capes, and Sweaters, and I absolutely love it. I choose view B as my option for this Poncho. It is a loose fitting poncho that has 4 different front variations. I liked the neckline on this one, as it isn’t a full turtleneck neckline and it can be worn dressed up or dressed down. I like versatility in the clothing that I make. I need everyday and work wear clothing in my line up.
The fabric choice for this Poncho was a Perfectly Plaid Acrylic Fabric – Black and Red from Joann Fabric. I feel in love with this fabric when I saw it in the store. It was the best choice for this project, although I love how it turned out. The pattern recommended a fabric with a moderate stretch, a knit with 35 % Cross Grain stretch and this Acrylic lacked that stretch. Without the stretch it restricts movement just a little bit. I let out the darts just a tiny bit and that fixed the issue.
This Poncho will get lots of wearing time this year. I can see it with a black pencil, long sleeve black top, and a red pair of boots or booties. I have all these items in my closet already, oh wait did I just find an outfit to wear to a possible Holiday Party , a Girls’ Night Out, or a date night with the hubby. It can also be worn as I have styled it here, knee high boots, black leggings, and long sleeve black top. Cute and comfortable. This poncho is giving me some serious Holiday Season Vibes.
Learning, Creating, Sharing
dis·taff - noun 1) a stick or spindle onto which wool or flax is wound for spinning. 2) of or concerning women.
Sew Your Style
Music and Entertainment Magazine
DIY Fashion Sewing
Bye for now, time to go Sew Something!!!
The Shop, The Blog and More!
By Alejandra Bautista
Inspirational Quotes To Motivate Your Life
A DIY Blog for Serial Hobbyist
Thank you for sewing with us...
Sewing Community & Pattern Designs
Custom Appeal and Designs Made Whole
A Peek Inside Kelly's Closet
she smiles at the future....
Extra Content from PaulsPages.com
A Work in Progress