"With all of this secret baby knitting going on, I thought I would finally post some pictures of my re-worked Phildar Swing Jacket. If you recall, I wasn't happy with the fit. I removed the collar and re-attached it, then moved the buttons to prevent dreaded "boob gape-age". (I'd still like to find bigger buttons, but that can wait.) Overall? A better fit! (I bet hardly anyone notices but me, but I really think it's much better!)
As nice as it is to have a live-in assistant to help you take your blog photos, the situation is not without it's problems. The issue with being a foot shorter than your photographer? Aerial perspective! See how my boobs look like an big shelf and my legs look like twigs in the photo above? My (crap) self-timer photo gives you a better idea of what my proportions are supposed to look like:
Look! Legs! Despite better proportions, I obviously needed a little assistance to get good shot. After a little coaching things he got better:
He even captured a little classic hair-toss action:
With a little practice, we'll get this photo-shoot thing in the bag. In the meantime, I'll try to work on something other than secret knitting to give you folks some bloggy goodness!