Sunday, September 02, 2007

New Series: Choir Sundays

Thought I'd try something a little different; since I talk so much about sewing for my church choir wardrobe, I thought I'd do a variation on the ladies who post 'what I wore today' things and do a series of photos about what the choir is wearing.

This month: Black and light blue (blue lights make some of the tops/shirts look white) :I jumped down during pre-service rehearsal to take the photo.












Here's what I wore today (I have no idea why I look like I just got off a horse...optical illusion from the shadows, maybe? I was standing w/my weight on one leg, but not crouched!):

That's the Vogue 8398 eyelet jacket, the shell top from the Kwik Sew Newman Blue Twinset (which I just noticed this morning was an exact match for the blue in the jacket...wow) and the just-finished black modified La Fred Daphne pants.

I'll probably only do one choir photo per month, but at least it'll explain somewhat the rather peculiar wardrobing I do sometimes!

I'll do it for at least the rest of the year; we'll see how it goes after that.

2 comments:

  1. Cool! I think this a great feature. I've been curious about the choir outfits. The large choir I was in the church in CA we never coordinated outfits. This lead to some interesting Sundays, as the women I sat in between had extremely different coloring than mine. The other large choir I was in, was televised and we had to wear lilac-colored robes with white stoles! (Yes, the men, too!) In my current choir, I'm on the second row on the end so it doesn't matter as much!

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  2. Yeah, the reason we do this is for TV. We're broadcast locally and from a satellite in Iceland...so we're on in Europe and the mid East,which I think is kind of interesting. I think we'd done about 2 months on TV when it was decided that we needed to coordinate at least a little! Now whenever anyone grumbles, we hear, "Would you rather wear robes?"

    That pretty much kills the grumbling ;)

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