Sunday, April 29, 2012

Pajama Party!

When Karen announced she was hosting a pajama party sew-along, I knew I had to take part.  You see, I don't actually have a proper pair of pajamas.  I usually lounge around in leggings or sweatpants and a t-shirt.  Plus, I found this ridiculous pattern at Value Village for $.29.

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The two girls on the left are TOTALLY gossiping about the other girl.  Wouldn't you gossip about someone in such ridiculous pajamas?

Silly pajamas require silly fabric, so I chose this cotton print from Hobby Lobby.  I didn't make a muslin because, well, they're pajamas.  They don't have to be perfect.  I love how the bottoms turned out, but the top is kind of gigantic.  They're super comfortable, though, so no big deal!

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Karen asked us to reveal our bedtime reading. Usually when I get to bed, I'm pretty tired, so I read Us Weekly or Elle. That way I can check out a fashion spread or see "who wore it better" and it's okay if I fall asleep. I fall asleep a lot with my face in a magazine. Right now, though, I'm reading The Girl Who Kicked The Hornets Nest. It's the third book of the Girl With the Dragon Tattoo series. I read the first two books and to be honest, I didn't love them. But everyone was always raving about how good they are! I thought they were a little slow and dark. Everyone keeps telling me to stick with it, and I already read the first two, so I'm powering through.

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My cat ALWAYS wants to join the party.

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And a full-length shot. I kind of like them! I'm not totally sold on the top but the shorts are adorbs and I will for sure wear them in the summer with a tee or tank.

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2 comments:

  1. Your pj's are so cute! That pattern cover is hilarious. Those girls are totally gossiping about the other girl.

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  2. Aaaw, I love this ensemble! You've managed to make it look all cute and 60s!

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