...and not just for the designers on TV. "Make it work" - it's so simple, but it's profound, isn't it? So some of you will remember that this spring I decided to try working with knit. Not knitting, but sewing a garment out of knit fabric. I got some gorgeous Missoni on clearance, and then chickened out and bought some white knit to practice on. And then I stopped talking about it. I finished it a couple of weeks ago, after much repeating of Mr. Gunn's wisdom - " Just make it work."
Click here to see the original pattern as McCall's intended it.
And now, something that didn't take me weeks, and worked exactly the way the instructions said it would: