Rave & Riot: G&G Pattern Release

George and Ginger has this awesome new bundle-- the Rave Shirt Set and the Riot Skirt Set. This is pretty much a fail on my part, but these patterns actually released a month ago!  I don't know what I was doing, but apparently I wasn't blogging about them, ha! But without further ado . . .

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Ahh, so much love for this outfit! This is a brushed poly Rave shirt, with the angled neckline, along with a circle skirt Riot, with the curved waistband.  Between the two patterns, you have SO many mix and match options (either are great on their own too!). 

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I'm actually about 18 weeks pregnant in these photos, but I told Kristi I would love to test, as long as I could do the circle skirt-- perfect for hiding the bump and not having to make any modifications to the patterns! 

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I used ponte for the skirt set and added the cute little buttons on the front since they went great with the curved waistband option.  I love the straps-- I see so many cute sets in the future! And here's a little close up on that angled neckline: 

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And my outfit is just the tip of the iceberg.  There are SO many options in this bundle.  Like so, so many. 

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So the Riot skirt has four different main skirt options: the circle skirt, pleated skirt, fitted skirt, and the fitted skirt with flounce.  Then there are three different waistband options: the basic, curved, and strapy. 

The shirt has three neckline options: scoop, square, and angled, plus all your normal sleeve options.  

I can't figure out how many combinations that is, but it's a lot.  Someday I'll create a graph ;) 

I was searching for a treasure at the thrift store a few weeks after the release of these patterns, and boy, oh boy, a treasure I did find! 

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Check out that animal print! It's a stretch velvet. As soon as I saw it, I knew it had to come home with me and become a Riot skirt.  There was just enough to do the mini circle skirt option.  

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I was too excited to sew up a shirt to go with it, so I just used a plain black ready-to-wear shirt.  

And it all made me feel extra fun and sassy, ha! 

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Want your Rave and Riot set?  Grab it here

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