In an attempt to get my ever growing collection of Burdas under some semblance of control I have started to copy and archive the overview pages with the technical drawings of each edition. I have so far “done” about two years worth of Burdas.
And look what’s happened:
I put the pink post-its with every garment that I have definite plans for or that I have at least suitable fabric in my stash. At the top there are the post-its for different versions of button-down shirts that I want to make now I have button holes more or less under control.
I’m thrilled and depressed at the same time!
Thrilled because it seems I’m definitely getting my money’s worth out of my Burda subscription
and thrilled because sewing is such a great and varied hobby
but depressed, because most of those post-its will never make it into garments, because I have neither the time nor the need for so many projects.
“First World Problems” my teenage daughter would add her refreshing perspective. ’nuff said, I suppose. But still…