My friends and I do this thing we call Curtain Skirt Club. We get together
several times at least once a year for brunch or happy hour and each meeting has a theme and a charity. The only rules are that your outfit has to be made from a curtain (or similar materials) and you need to bring items for the charity chosen for the event.
Because I already have a white straw hat and red Mary-Jane shoes very similar to the ones shown below, I am going to try to make, from a white twin sheet, a Gatsby Girl dress that I will embellish and accessorize with red and blue and a suffragette-esque Obama button: