Tag Archives: #MMMay17

Me Made May 2017 Follow Up: Plans

  One of my best take aways from The Curated Closet has been that it is all about the details.  This feels like peeling away a layer of wallpaper to discover a door underneath.  Grasping the cool handle. Tugging until … Continue reading

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Me Made May 2017 Follow Up: Lessons

It’s been a very interesting MMMay.  This might just be my favorite challenge/along.  This is my third year participating and every year in addition to being fun and inspiring, I get something completely different out of it.  Each year as … Continue reading

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Wardrobe Reset

Down the rabbit hole and start again.  December 2015, I began my Me-Made Wardrobe journey.  Last spring I wore so many me-mades.  Last winter I wore so many custom dresses from E-Shakti….and that was a learning experience.  I got to … Continue reading

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Dress Soup

Yesterday was one of those perfect days; cool in the morning, sunny and warm later and so much gets done.  It started out with my dashboard lighting up like a Christmas tree on the way to drop off O.  The … Continue reading

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MMMay: Filling a Niche

The latest me made shawl with a thrifted dress waiting to be altered Sometimes being good really does pay off.   Worries about having clothes to wear when we visit my grandparents, or really at all this summer have kept me in the sewing … Continue reading

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Happy Day After Mother’s Day!

Mother’s Day was a great day spent hanging out with the family.  Today has been day one of Reclaim the House part 2000.  We bought piles of used children’s books at a book sale and the idea was I’d clear … Continue reading

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Myrtle and Her Underthings

Despite the day 2 fail, Me-Made-May is feeling like a success already.  Day 4 started with rtw undies, but ended with three new pairs of underwear (Kwik Sew 3881) and more waiting to be cut and sewn. Only two are shown … Continue reading

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