I finally made myself finish seaming and weaving in the ends. Then I took it outside on the hottest day of the year for photos. It's hard to believe it will ever been cool enough in Oklahoma to wear this.
I'm a country gal who has lived in small Oklahoma towns all of her life. I retired from teaching in 2005 to take care of my aging mother and oversee the family farm. I finally have time to enjoy my hobbies but not a lot of funds to support them.