The camels hair coat is floating around like the UnFinished Object it is, keeping me from moving on to spring sewing. If I ever get it done I have plans to sew what I think the Fashun people are calling a “topper,” or a lightweight, longer collarless blazer to wear with a t-shirt and jeans to work. Like so:


Image via Pinterest


Or like so:

(image via Emerson Fry, topper now unavailable)

There are some designer versions in incredible prints (this one, this one) so I’ve been looking for bright colors and crazy patterns to use. Because as much as I like the camels hair coat and as much as I will wear it and love it once it’s done….it’s beige.