So here's the low down on what's ended up in the bin! (In this post I've just covered what been binned I have a few items that I've never really worn but to be honest I've never really had an occasion to wear them.)
WARNING: picture heavy post .
I thought this turned out pretty cute but it turned out the fabric was really warm and sweaty so it got ditched.
There were so many flaws with this I just had to let it go!
It was short it was elasticated it was a bust! I'm not sure why I have such a proud look on my face in this picture I should have been ashamed!
I loved this dress , but it had a nasty argument with a bottle of bleach, RIP comfy dress.
I loved this aswell! But countless washing and small hands playing with the buttons meant it retired last week! RIP Eiffel tower, Big A , rocket ship jumper.
The fit on these wasn't awful but the fabric choice was!
This is currently in the refashion pile! [note to self, I am not a catholic schoolgirl]
this print would have been better suited to pjs , I am not a pale flower kind of girl.
Bad fit, which is a shame because I really loved the bodice fabric. Although some of the left over scraps of this are in my hexy quilt and I think there's some in my god daughters quilt too.
Again this is in the refashion pile, I'm thinking I might pull off the sleeves and add a gathered skirt?
As I said when I made it I felt like a potato, and I just couldn't get that idea out of my head.
But Its not all doom and gloom! Here's some of things that have been a roaring success! Literally they are washed and back on my body within days!
Its just SOOOOOO flattering! and it goes with pretty much everything! Although I do worry that it might not work for summer because of the fabric.
This is just the best summer dress in the whole world! And now it has happy memories because I wore it too my best friends baby shower!
I wear the skirt all the time but I've only worn the jacket like once? Still a success though!
Wearing this today, Its still cute and I still love the Anne Marie Horner print!
Its a big black cardigan what's not to love!
Due to gaining a lil bit of weight this actually fits better now! Every cloud eh?
So yeah I always think its worth taking a look back at what you've made in the past so you make the right decisions in the future! And so you can get a better idea of what styles really suit you!