Monthly Archives: May 2014

Kaleidoscope Coco

You might have seen a glimpse of this in my last MMM ’14 post; my second me-made sew for this month, and it’s the adorable Coco pattern from Tilly and the Buttons! I bought the Coco pattern back in March but … Continue reading

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MMM ’14 days 8 – 21

1. Metal polka dot dress/ 2. Bejewelled sweater/ 3. Green and black knit top (unblogged) I have fallen a liiittle behind with my recording of MMM. But I’ve been distracted by sun, sewing and sewer meet-ups! Here’s two weeks all … Continue reading

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Metal polka dot dress

Above is my first item made as part of my MMM ’14 commitment and it’s also the culmination of a long succession project. Off and on over the course of six months I’ve been tracing a Topshop midi-length woven dress to … Continue reading

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MMM ’14 days 1 – 7 and ‘Love at First Stitch’

1. Flocked wallpaper skirt/2. Blue brocade skirt/3. Blue and white striped knit top So far I’ve had it pretty easy. My commitment to wear 3 me-made items a week takes some of the pressure off and even more helpful, we … Continue reading

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Me Made May ’14: three is the magic number

This year is the third year I’ll be doing Me Made May, Zoe’s fantastic event where you wear the heck out of all your lovingly fashioned clothes. This year I wanted to do something slightly different, so here’s my pinky … Continue reading

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