In a fashion emergency a girl's got to do what a girl's got to do!
I insisted that Miriam had to put on a skirt over her skin tight stretch pants before heading off to school, but she needed something that "went with her outfit" (her words). What you see here is Miriam's first sewing project on the machine. She hemmed it, attached a bias tape casing at the top, inserted the elastic and sewed up the back seam. Fashion disaster averted!
Yes, I hovered over her the entire time with a constant stream of " good job, slow down, move your thumb, nice and steady, well done, keep it on the fabric......."