Kimono

I had some gorgeous silk that I was going to make a blouse out of but then I saw this fabulous kimono by Juliabobbin using this great online tutorial and I decided that I really needed to get on that Kimono bandwagon!!

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The only change I made to the pattern was to add a collar, I think it finishes it off nicely, and I had just enough fabric left over to do it. If I had enough fabric left I would have done the same for the sleeves but oh well C’est la vie.

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This is so easy to just throw on and wear over t-shirts and singlet tops, love love it!!
But the best fun was the photo shoot by the Munchkin, not bad for a nine year old and the twirling was her idea!

Materials

1.6m of printed silk from Preview fabrics in the Richmond Plaza, cotton. Online tutorial from Elle Apparel
Photos by the Munchkin

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