Me-Made-May 13 – week 1

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Well hello!
May is upon us. And for everyone in Europe we had a bank holiday to kick  things off too!

I managed four out of five days in me-mades this week. I had agreed with myself a goal of six out of seven days in each week but hey, this was a short week!

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Day 1: green bias stripe top from self drafted pattern. Not blogged because its the same fabric and pattern as my bias stripe dress!

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Day 2: sweetheart print truffle bodice with self drafted gathered a-line skirt. More about that later.

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Day 3: one of the first ever things I made, my georgette star print top using New Look 6962.

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Day 4: strappy top made from the skirt of a topshop sundress using Butterick 5653.

I had an awesome weekend. I saw my little brother on Saturday and went to Abakhans where I bought chevron print fabric for an unbelievably good price. Saw friends and ate good food on Sunday. And larked about around the canal and docks before having a bbq yesterday! Plus I watched three good films and snuck in a smidge of sewing!!

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Hope you had a fantastic weekend too!

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15 Comments

  1. weren’t we so lucky with the weather for this bank holiday, sounds like you really made the most of it! I lveo your Day 2 dress and those chevron fabrics are fantastic!

  2. I love the sweetheart dress! In fact all your outfits are gorgeous. The chevron fabric has given me want-it-itis! Looking forward to seeing what you do with it…

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