One of my New year's resolutions was to fine-tune the fit on some basic patterns, and the Ashton top fit the bill perfectly. It's a simple A-line, sleeveless top, with the option of a facing or bias binding finish, and two lengths. I made the cropped version, because I only ever wear high-waisted trousers. Version… Continue reading Helen’s Closet Ashton tops
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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)
Me Made May: Weeks 2 & 3
Originally I was going to do a Me Made May post each week, but as you can see, that hasn't happened! So this will be one big roundup for weeks two and three: Day 8: This day was really warm, so I wore a pair of Safiya shorts I batch sewed last month (along with… Continue reading Me Made May: Weeks 2 & 3
Week no.1 of Me Made May!
I didn't have enough handmade clothes to participate in Me Made May last year, but this year I do! I've been looking forward to Me Made May for months, so even though I'm stuck at home I'm still doing it regardless. My pledge is: To wear at least one me-made item every day for the… Continue reading Week no.1 of Me Made May!