Me Made May 2015: Days 1 – 10

As promised, here is my first batch of (dodgy) MMM15 photos.  MMM15 | Pattern . Paint . Pan Day 1: Grey feather jersey peplum top (unblogged)
Pattern: Hacked from the Lady skater dress by Kitschy Coo
Fabric: Upcycled men’s grey feather print t-shirt & dark grey jersey
Sewn: April 2015

Day 2: Floral Ava dress. Pink cardigan (not me-made, but knitted by my Nan for my Mum over 20 years ago)
Pattern: Ava by Victory Patterns

Fabric: Floral polycotton & contrasting broderie anglais
Sewn: Spring 2014

MMM15 | Pattern . Paint . PanDay 3: Floral peplum top
Pattern: Simplicity 2444 hack
Fabric: Floral polycotton remnant
Sewn: Summer 2014

Day 4: Floral lady skater dress (unblogged)
Pattern: Lady Skater by Kitschy Coo (with altered neckline)
Fabric: Grey and black fleece backed jersey from Birmingham Rag market. The print is on the fleece side.
Sewn: Winter 2015MMM15 | Pattern . Paint . PanDay 5: Feather jersey lady skater dress (pre-blog) & Gaptastic Cowl (pre-blog)
Pattern: Lady skater by Kitschy Coo
Fabric: Grey, navy & green feather print jersey
Sewn: Spring 2014

Day 6: Black & white print jersey skirt (unblogged)
Pattern: Self drafted
Fabric: Black & white textured heavyweight jersey from Bham Rag Markets
Sewn: April 2015

MMM15 | Pattern . Paint . PanDay 7: Upcycled skirt (unblogged)
Pattern: Self drafted – box pleats, exposed zipper, faux waistband, lined
Fabric: Gathered skirt from an ancient Primark dress I never wore because the bodice had weird pleats on
Sewn: May 2015

Day 8: Knitted hoodie
Pattern: Divi hoodie from Ravelry
Yarn: Super cheap acrylic
Knitted: Feb – Sept 2014
This is definitely my most delayed blog post item, purely because after finally finishing it (my first proper garment), I realised just how crap the sizing really is and I didn’t really know how to fix it. MMM might finally make me attempt to make it wearable.
MMM15 | Pattern . Paint . PanDay 9: Floral Ava dress (& another Nan-knitted cardi that I’ve permanently borrowed from my Mum)
Pattern: Ava by Victory Patterns
Fabric: Floral and navy polycottons
Sewn: Summer 2014

Day 10: Floral strappy top (pre-blog)
Pattern: Self drafted
Fabric: Floral cotton
Sewn: Winter 2014

So far, so good. I haven’t had to resort to bags and underwear to get my 1 handmade item in, nor have there been any repeats. That no doubt will change over the next week!


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