Archive | May, 2010

Me-Made-May: Days 28, 29, 30

Me-Made-May is over today! And while I’m relieved that I can dress freely in whatever strikes my fancy, I’m a bit sad that this celebration of sewing is ending. It’s not that I won’t wear the fabulous things I’ve made ever again, but I feel like I’ve been wearing them with purpose this past month. […]

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Las Margaritas Dress: Vogue 9668

Apparently, there was a study done on men and the caliber of a restaurant they would take a woman to, depending on how she was dressed. The outfit that prompted men to suggest the nicest restaurants? Red dresses. So here is my finished Vogue 9668, in fire-engine red! As I’m cutting this dress out, Mr […]

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Me-Made-May: Days 21, 22, 23

Oops! It’s Long Weekend Monday so I’m a bit slow to post today. Enjoyed a lovely sleep-in this morning, and I have nothing on my agenda but sewing, with a few breaks to eat. It’s a sewaholic’s perfect day! Day 21: Casual Friday in jeans and a Me-Made blouse. This used to be my work […]

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Me-Made-May: Days 14, 15, and 16

May’s now officially half way over! Phew. It’s been challenging putting together outfits every day. Do I plan them the night before? Nope! I get up in the morning and think “what on earth am I going to wear today??” There also just isn’t that much to choose from too, which makes it even trickier. […]

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