January Theme – Polka Dots!

Happy New Year Sewcialists!!  I’m Marrie, and I blog over at purlsandpleats.  Now that it’s January, it’s time to get back to the monthly themes, and this month is polka dots!

I’m a polka dot lover, and have been looking forward to breaking out my dotted fabric this month.  Polka dots are great because they work for almost any pattern you can imagine.


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Skirts and Tops:

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Even outerwear:

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There’s also pajamas and loungewear, and for the bra-makers out there, maybe some pretty polka dot underthings:

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If wearing polka dot clothing isn’t your thing, maybe a polka dot bag or a cute throw pillow:

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I hope I’ve got you thinking all things polka dot for this month.  If you sew along, remember to add your finished projects to the Flickr group, and use the hashtag #polkadotjanuary on Twitter and Instagram.  Looking forward to seeing lots of spots this month!

Happy sewing everyone!