So I have a slight obsession over Butterick’s Patterns by Gertie B5895. I’ve made DIY Vintage Jeans and Me Made 2016 Pledge!, and Butterick B5895 Two Ways. All three of those creations were the pants or variations of the pants. Not that I don’t like the top. I like the design of the top. But… Continue reading Butterick 5985, Vintage Playsuit
#MMMay2016 Day 27! Here’s a cute dress I made a few months ago in preparation of summer. Retro Butterick 5708. Loved all the different illustrations and ways to wear it! I chose a mint green cotton broadcloth for lower bodice and a small print floral cotton on white background for top of bodice. I really… Continue reading Retro Butterick 5708
There is definitely something about the thrill of the thrift hunt that I just adore. The cruising of the isles, scanning of the shelves, clicking hanger after hanger looking for THE find. Tell me of you’ve talked like this in your head at a thrift store: Nothing, nothing, nope, broken, ugly, hmmm maybe, they want… Continue reading 99 Cent Thrift Fabric? Oh Yes Please!
Today will be a teeny blog post 🙂 From 5:30am to me typing this at 6:01pm it has been a very busy day. Work work work work work. Luckily I had on a happy Me Made outfit to get me through. There is just something about an outfit you love that perks your spirits. So… Continue reading Vintage Simplicity Me Made Day!
Ok, so have you ever come across a pattern that you knew was going to be a staple for your wardrobe? One that you feel compelled to buy several of so if anything (heaven forbid) anything happens to it you have at least one or two backups? Patterns by Gertie Butterick 5895 is that pattern… Continue reading Butterick 5895, Smart Stripes
Looking through my clothes recently I noticed I did not have enough separates. What a calamity lol! So this summer I have vowed to make enough separates to carry me into Fall. As of now I think I’ve made 5 blouses. Soooo I’m getting there 🙂 Simplicity 1692 is such a versatile pattern. Loving the… Continue reading Ready for Spring with Simplicity 1692
I wanted to start with my Me Made May 2016 Day 15, because I use this one almost every day. Butterick 5518 is such a cute pattern. I omitted the pockets and elastic bust. This is my “why am I the only one doing the dishes-omg I have a lunch date I better bring a… Continue reading Vintage Patterns Oh How I Love Thee