Me Made May 14 – the round up

So that was my first Me Made May! How did I do? I pledged the following 1. I will wear me-made items four times a week 2. I will complete three basic items to increase my wearable me-made wardrobe 3. I will blog weekly on how I am doing and what I am learning from…

Me Made May 14 – Week 3

I’m a bit behind this week – I haven’t posted my me-made clothes every day – photographer away has meant taking unimpressive selfies. But I did keep to the challenge and it hasn’t been too much of a struggle – I have started to duplicate my favourites but I haven’t felt as if I really…

Hepworth Dress

A few weeks ago the independent pattern company Sinbad and Sailor released a new pattern – the Hepworth Dress. Rachael at House of Pinheiro made a version of this dress  as well as Sew Busy Lizzie and I really loved both   I am normally fairly cautious and like to see what lots of people have done…

Me Made May 14 – Week One

The night before Me Made May began I actually dreamed about having nothing to wear and woke up feeling panicky about how I would meet my challenge. I have been sewing for nearly a year but I haven’t actually produced a huge number of things – and of the things I have sewn a couple…