Monthly Archives: May 2018

Me Made May 2018 Final Days

Things were a bit all over the place this time-weather, me, my clothes. I wore a custom made dress once and two unblogged pieces, had to go from sun dresses to long sleeve maxis with shawls and the daily bathroom … Continue reading

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11 Tips For Cleaning Out and Revamping Your Wardrobe

It is easy for Marie Kondo to tell you to go through your entire wardrobe and assess each item piece by piece to see if it brings you happiness, but have you tried it?  It takes forever and just going … Continue reading

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Yellow is for Dandelions

This was a three challenge project. Originally this was part of my #2018makenine project list. Then it became part of Hila of Saturday Night Stitch’s #burdachallenge2018 and finally part of #sewtogetherforsummer. A shout out to everyone else who is taking … Continue reading

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Vintage Finds: Tools and Notions

My last trip to the thrift store found zippers, seam binding, embroidery hoops, a vintage pattern, vintage clasps, and a pleat maker.  While all will be useful, this last is my favorite.  It has long been on my tools wish … Continue reading

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Me Made May 2018: Week 3

This Me Made May has been fun and challenging in unexpected ways.  My goals are probably too broad for a single month, but this is a great kick off and I may still hit all of them.  If you check … Continue reading

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Recycled Fashion

This amazing vintage style dress is made of old sewing patterns. It was one of many dresses on display from last years recycled runway, something I hadn’t heard of before. Designers make their garments entirely from used materials. The accompanying … Continue reading

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#MMMay18 Things I Should Already Know

Please note the top right and center left are not me-made outfits. The top right outfit was the final replacement after the altered floral top and white linen skirt replaced another altered floral chiffon top that was to go with … Continue reading

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