If you're not familiar with the Pyjama Party going on at Did You Make That? you ought to go check it out, she's also doing a sew-along of the Tofino PJ Pants. I'm hoping to get a pair of the Madeleine Bloomers by Colette Patterns done today as my contribution. If I'm really ambitious I also have jersey to make matching underwear (from Cloth Habit's Lady Shorts) and a tank top but we'll see now that we're in overtime at work this week. I'm going to make the bloomers in the fabric below (minus the feather trim), which I purchased in NYC at the Lladybird meet-up.
I had envisioned making something more vintage with them, like a 1930s or 1940s blouse because the combination of minty colors and woven arrows screamed vintage camp shirt to me, but I'm sure I didn't buy enough. Normally the vendors try to sell you more, but the guys at my favorite store, Chic Fabrics, told me I would only need a yard for a shirt. They said the same for a mens shirt, which is not true. But I appreciate that they weren't trying to get me to buy more than I needed! So hopefully I can get more the next time I go back.
In my daydreams, if I buy more, I would make one of these patterns: