Thursday, June 9, 2011

Salad Days

Hello again...





What have I been up to lately?  Working endlessly...(blergh) and cooking up a storm!  The husb and I are trying to be good and have cut out all processed foods (at least for a while!).  I was hesitant at first, but I'm really enjoying it. 

If there's one thing I enjoy as much as I love getting dressed in the morning, it's food.  ("Food, glorious food...!")  I'm sure there will be skeptics out there, but anyone who knows me can attest to the fact that I chow down like I'm a contestant in an eating competition--hence my childhood nickname "The Stomach". Luckily, this "clean food" thing is providing me with enough food that I don't wake up in the middle of the night gnawing on my own leg. 

(If you want to try it, or at least test some of the amazing recipes, click here!)

I started these pants almost a month ago, but my Sweden trip and jam-packed workweeks prevented me from finishing them until just recently.  I'm loving the super-high waist, and I hemmed them to wear with my tallest platforms.

I used this pattern, found on Etsy.  Probably the easiest Vogue pattern I've ever used.


 And a soft, flowy brown linen.




Now all I need to do is make some blousy silk tanks to wear with them.  It's just too hot for sleeves right now!

8 comments:

  1. those are so adorable, and if you didn't already look tiny enough, these make you look the teeniest tiniest person ever!! super cute

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  2. Oh wow, that is awesome! What great skills you have, miss ;-)

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  3. Wow! You did a fantastic job with these pants! Now I wish I would have paid more attention when my mother was trying to teach me how to sew! Love the blouse you paired them with as well!

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  4. whoa!!! there it is! you tweeted about it and i couldn't wait to see how it turned out...IT IS GORGEOUS! especially with your thin frame...you just looking amazing...<3

    ps. this makes me sadder that i didn't learn patter-making..hehe.

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  5. Oh I love your pants a lot! You just inspired me to start a project myself! =)

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  6. cool!!!



    xoxo from rome
    K.
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