Today's a glorious autumn day for the last day of Me-Made May 2013 (red theme).These poles located outside the main stadium have all the names of the volunteers who made the 2000 Sydney Olympics possible. I'm standing near my name listing. My three me-mades are:Silk blouse: Vogue 8118 Skirt: McCalls 8972 This link takes you to … Continue reading MMM final post
MMM12 Day 21: This simple bolero style takes less than an hour to cut and make up. In the office it gets cold in the afternoons so I need something to keep the cold off my shoulders. The fabric was a remnant from Adelaide in January and I didn't want to waste it so it's now … Continue reading Sandwich bolero
Today's MMM'12 challenge was to take a photos food/eating/cooking.This photo shoot reminds me of when I used to teach home science, when I first started working.The blouse is Vogue 8118 and the lined skirt McCalls 9356 has the front split on the left side. I've also made this top in a red print. The skirt has … Continue reading That’s not how you make porridge!
When I made the check skirt, I had bought a few pieces of fabric from the Burwood fabric store - when it was closing down. The idea was to have a blouse that went with the skirt. Today's weather continues to be grey and cold so I stayed in and completed this blouse. The main differences … Continue reading Blouse #2 – Vogue 8118