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Myrtle Dress

I actually finished this one more than a week ago.  I really wanted to blog it last week too but if you’ve read yesterday’s post, you know the issue.  Pictures.  I did manage to get Mr. Mouse to snap a

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Iris on the Line

Remember May?  Me-Made-May to be exact.  I had pledged to make myself 5 things.  I did make 5 things but not what I thought I’d make.  I really wanted some new shorts and I had the Iris pattern from Colette.

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Moneta in a Circle

When I made my first Moneta, I already knew I would be making more of them.  But first, I needed to tweak it a little. My first issue was the bust.  I had made a straight size L because I was

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Knitcation Contest!

Have you heard about the contest at Colette?  I wasn’t sure I’d have enough time to make enough Mabels and Monetas to participate so I never mentioned it.  But there it was, in the back of my mind.  And because

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Mabel the Second

I mentioned I’d cut out the pencil skirt when I posted about my first Mabel, right?  Right.  Well, here it is! I used navy blue ponte.  I can’t believe how different this one looks. Like I said before, I’m between sizes

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Mabel the First

  I really wanted to do this sewalong.  In fact, I was waiting for it to make my first Mabel.  But then, my fabric wasn’t there on time and I thought it would pass me by.  Well, it turns out

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Me Made May – Week 4

I can hardly believe it’s almost over!  I thought this would be so hard for me since I haven’t made myself a lot of clothes.  It’s been surprisingly easy.  In fact, I actually managed to wear my own stuff 6

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Me Made May – Week 3

  Otherwise known as bad picture week. Seriously. Day 1: Another handknit.  This is a Pam Allen design, flutter sleeve cardigan, made with a raw silk and rayon blend yarn.   Day 2: Bossa Nova skirt by Hot Patterns.  I

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Moneta for Summer

This one.  This one. It gave me a bit of trouble though I do like the result quite a bit.  It’s my second make of the month and it was supposed to come together much faster.  Only I kept having

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Me Made May – Week 2

And that’s another week of selfies!  I’m getting used to seeing myself in pictures.  I think.  I still cringe a little to be perfectly honest. Day 1: Hand knit open cardigan.  Pattern is Geodesic Cardigan by Connie Chang Chinchio.  The

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