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Loungewear set: LB Pullover and Juno leggings

You may remember this outfit from Me Made May, in which it featured heavily! I love me-made loungewear, and my Stella set has been looking a bit worse for wear lately, so it was time to make something new... This camel print jersey is from Lamazi Fabrics. It's amazing quality; I've worn this set tons… Continue reading Loungewear set: LB Pullover and Juno leggings

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Scrappy advent calendar socks, and some thoughts on the perfect sock yarn

It's taken me a long time (and many pairs of socks) to perfect my vanilla sock recipe, but I think I've finally done it! I used this pair of socks as a canvas for trying out new techniques, so this might be a bit of a bumper post... you have been warned! The Pattern My… Continue reading Scrappy advent calendar socks, and some thoughts on the perfect sock yarn

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Safiya dungarees (from Make it Simple)

After making a few pairs of Safiya trousers and wearing them constantly, it was only a matter of time before I made the dungaree version! I loved the ramie I made my trousers in, so I bought the same fabric in black for the dungarees. It's from Textile Express, and it has a beautiful slubbed… Continue reading Safiya dungarees (from Make it Simple)

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Me Made May: Final week (and what I’ve learned)

Hey, long time no see! Apologies for not posting this nearer to May, but here it is; my final outfits from Me Made May 2020! Day 22: To start off the week I wore my LB Pullover T shirt hack, in camel print jersey from Lamazi Fabrics. Day 23: On this day, the only me… Continue reading Me Made May: Final week (and what I’ve learned)

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Tencel twill Sade blouse (from Breaking the Pattern)

The dress and top I made last year using the Sade pattern are some of my most worn makes, so it was only a matter of time before I made another one! Definitely should have ironed it before taking photos- that crisp centre front fold is making the fabric hang weirdly! Back in February I… Continue reading Tencel twill Sade blouse (from Breaking the Pattern)