I had this ready to post yesterday, but it didn’t feel right after everything happening in Manchester. Keep safe everyone. So here is a very late round up of what week three of Me Made May looked like in my world. On day 16 (which I believe was Tuesday) I wore a grey and navy… Continue reading Week 3: The revenge of the Me Made
I’m a bit late posting my last me Made week, but here goes… On Tuesday (day 9) I wore my floral Renfrew tee to a work conference (where comfy clothes are a must). Friday (12) was my next me-made wear and I had my starry Scout tee on with some cropped work trousers. On Saturday… Continue reading Week 2 : Me Made More
I’ve got a cheat card for Me Made May… my Luzerne jacket it being worn all of the time! So I included it on day two (the first day I actually left the house) and I’ll not mention it again… but just assume I’m probably wearing it. So then what things have I worn this… Continue reading Me Made May week 1
I found a yarn online that I’d not heard of before, so I decided to get it in two colour ways thinking I could make myself a pair, and a pair for my lovely other half. I even let him chose which colour he wanted for his… The yarn is by knitglobal in an autumn… Continue reading The most complicated simple socks in the world!
One of my recent knitting projects has been on the naughty step for the last month. It had promised me so much and left me feeling a bit meh, so I got angry with it, stuffed it back into its project bag, and it has been sitting in the corner of the living room. I’m… Continue reading Not quite what I’d planned
The blogosphere is buzzing at the moment with people making their pledges for me made May. Which of course is the opportunity to make a concerted effort to wear more of our handmade clothes each day in March. Last year I joined in. It was the first year I felt that I had enough handmade… Continue reading Me Made May?
I’ve struggled not having a mid-season coat for the last Few years, so when the new Deer and Doe patterns descended with their Hoya blouse (which I also need by the way) and the Luzerne trench coat, I completely fell in love! Luzerne is an unlined, double breasted jacket with an a-line shaped skirt. I… Continue reading The Mighty Luzerne Trench Coat