I added some Liberty of London fabric to my cart when I was buying fabric for Doc’s Christmoose shirt back in November, calling it an early birthday present to myself. No one does “sophisticated My Little Pony” prints like Liberty and nothing makes a nicer shirt.

Tana Lawn “Land of Dreams” in Calico


I also asked for this book for Christmas and have been reading it most nights. It’s delightfully bossy and full of expert tips. (Just wait til I try drape-fitting Matt’s next shirt!)


I’m going slowly on this one because I have to read my book and because it’s just nice to take my time, but so far I’ve attached the yoke (using the “burrito” method, a first for me) and also done some really great pattern matching on the button band, if I do say so myself: