Tuesday, July 3, 2012

What to Wear: 4th of July.

I'm going to throw it out there and say my favorite part of any holiday is figuring out what I am going to wear for the occasion. I take great precaution in planning my outfit like it's my red carpet appearance. I think this quote "Every day is a fashion show and the world is your runway" puts it best. And as a fabricista, I enjoy taking the time to make that perfect outfit.  I sketched out two ideal outfits from my favorite red, white, and blue fabrics from Fabric Mart for this patriotic season.

Outfit for the Ladies: 
A shirt dress with pintuck bodice and pockets. 
Easy to wear and comfortable. 
Match with a strappy sandal and you have a perfect 4th of July outfit! 

[ Pima Cotton is closely compared to Egyptian Cotton. 
It is a high quality cotton that is very soft and fine which makes 
it a great choice for dresses and dress shirts. ]

Gentlemen: 
Don't forget to make your love a coordinating outfit for your outings! 
Make him a laid back dress shirt and a pair of linen flat front shorts to compliment your dress. 

You'll look like a perfect pair! 

But SURE. I only give you this idea now! Don't worry, there are plenty of patriotic holidays you can pull this sweet set out on. Or if you are like me with a huge fabric stash you might only get to it next year! (in that case this post came in perfect timing!) 
Happy sewing and have a beautiful 4th of July, everyone! - Kaitlin

Find these fabrics and more at: www.fabricmartfabrics.com

No comments:

Post a Comment

Thanks for leaving a comment! All comments are reviewed before posting to help us eliminate spam. Your comment will be posted within 24 hours.