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My new favorite fabric store & MiMicItMonday is BACK!! Featuring MimiG!

Happy New Year again!! Vacation is over and I hope everyone had an amazing holiday season. Although I was sick my entire vacation, I managed to get some rest but not much sewing done. I had so many plans to sew over my holiday break but my body had other plans. All I could do was gather inspiration while I tried to recover. A few week ago while out with my special guy he said he wanted to take me somewhere to eat...now anyone that knows me, knows how much I love to eat so I was down! As we were driving we literally stumbled upon the fabric store...I thought that was where he was taking me! It was a total surprise to both him and me...well I couldn't not go in could I?







So while I was visiting Shor I found some delicious scuba fabric. I went to this store 3 times before I bought it because I kept saying, its not the season for it.. but who says you can't have a little springtime in winter? .then I remembered this pic of Mimi G...


I ran back to Shor Fabrics in Newark and scooped up that scuba...and I was not disappointed that they still had a little left and I got all they had of this. I created my look by using Mimi G for Simplicity 1283 crop top extended of course, accented with finger holes on the sleeves and a circle skirt with a 3 inch waistband...super cute and super fun, let me know what you guys think.









Buckle up for an exciting ride in 2016 and as always in parting 
Keep it Sassy, Classy, Sexy, Period.


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  1. I LOVE IT YOU BETTER GO AND BE FIERCE HUNTAYYYY!!!

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  2. YESssssss DIVA!! I LOVE YOUR BLOGS!!!

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    1. Thank you Dina...glad you are enjoying it

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  3. You're a cutie pie. Those booties are HOT! I want them.

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    1. Thanks Anita for your always kind words

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    1. Thanks Mimi...I learned from the best!

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  5. I love that fabric store also..I love the cotter prints.

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  6. I love that fabric store also..I love the cotter prints.

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  7. Looking good Lawana! Angelique Angel

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