One Week One Pattern appears to have been a smashing success! Created by Tilly and The Buttons and hosted this year by Handmade Jane, the challenge was to wear garments made from the same pattern for 7 days in a row. This year, the challenge lasted from Saturday Sept 6 through Friday Sept 12. Yes, that’s seven full days of wearing almost the same thing in row. Phew!!
I chose the Grainline Archer, which is quickly becoming one of my favorite TNT patterns. (I could have chosen my all-time most-used pattern, the Renfrew, but most of my Renfrews are long sleeved and not really suited for late summer weather.) I had 4 Archers going into the challenge and set a goal for myself of finishing the 5th one in time to wear for the last day of the challenge. As you can see from the collage above, I made it! Sort of (keep reading).
So let’s see what I wore all week!