Tag Archives: Me Made May

Me Made May 2017

Less than a week before Me Made May 2017 kicks off, and I have yet to set out my official resolution! In 2015 (my first year) I resolved to wear one me-made garment every weekday. In 2016 I pledged to … Continue reading

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Me-Made-May 2016

Me-Made-May is over for another year. My main goal, of wearing only me-made clothes outside the house, was a great success: Where I failed is in the intention behind my original goal: “[I will] endeavor to wear me-made clothes every day … Continue reading

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April MAGAM: April Showers, Stash Flowers

The theme for April in the Make a Garment a Month group was “April Showers, Stash Flowers:” using up pieces from your fabric stash, preferably the oldest pieces you have. I don’t really have a stash of fabric, so I … Continue reading

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Me Made May 2015: final thoughts

Back in April I took stock of my me-made wardrobe and announced my goal: to wear one handmade or refashioned-by-me item each work day in May. I also had some secondary goals (meaning, things I wanted to try but wasn’t fully committed … Continue reading

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Me Made May: the final week

And a short, successful week at that! Monday being a holiday, I didn’t get dressed for work, so no outfit. Although there’s no Memorial Day in Hungary, there is Pentecost (Pünkösd) and that happened to coincide with Memorial Day this year. … Continue reading

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Me Made May week three: successes and failures

Another week down of the Me Made May challenge. By now, wearing an item of of my own homemade clothing every day is a ho-hum routine. (Read about week one or week two) Monday, May 18 – My gray dress … Continue reading

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Me Made May 2015, week two (and a bit of snobbery)

Second week! I lost a tiny bit of enthusiasm, but still going strong. I’m happy that I managed to wear me-made clothes this second week without (too much) repetition of last weeks items. Monday, May 11 – I wore the green … Continue reading

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