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Me Made May Week 4

Here is the last full week of Me Made Mayness. I’ve also used up all of my me-made clothes and accessories (apart from wooly hats and scarves). 627 more words

Handmade treats 💕

I am very lucky to have met & made friends with a number of creative people over the years being a creative person myself. To me, they’re the best kind of people 😊 to see someone’s passion & creativity shine through their work is amazing & at the same time quite rewarding. 312 more words

The $8 Dress

My latest project was a dress I sewed to match my son’s John Deere birthday party. I’d found some cute pre-made that would have matched just fine online in the $30-$40 range, but let’s be honest, this was for a one-time occasion, and I wasn’t willing to spend the money for something she’d likely only wear once. 143 more words


Quest for organization

I am still on my quest for complete organization.

Yeah, it’s not going so well. Today, I found a piece of artwork my 26-year-old sister did in school! 189 more words


Simplicity Blogger Challenge- Completed

I have finally finished my entry for the Simplicity Blogger Challenge. It took a lot longer than I thought it would, and I only managed to find time on  Sunday afternoons to work on it. 366 more words


Archer the first - in Black and White

This is probably my most worn self-made garment I have ever sewn. The black and white checkered pattern seems to go with everything in my closet: jeans, dressy skirts, office slacks…same with the colours. 340 more words


One More Look at Crazypants

I realized that I never posted a picture of my second try at “Crazypants,” otherwise known as Straight-cut Sarouel Pants from Happy Homemade Sew Chic. I made ones in hemp, which were utterly unwearable, and out of this rayon jersey, because I foolishly thought the drape would help. 15 more words

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