Welcome to June, makers! It is crazy how quickly me-made-may flew by. I had visions of wearing everything I made in the past year, but of course that didn’t happen. Not just because wearing a wool coat in this heat is insane, but I really found I was reaching for my favourites and thinking about what makes them work for me. I know you all were doing the same, and I look forward to reading your me-made-may epiphanies!
Fancy Tiger Crafts released their first knit pattern, the wanderlust tee!
The Monthly Stitch has put together a pretty killer pattern bundle for Sewing Indie Month this year.
Make My Lemonade released the Carlotta shorts, the cutest little shorts you ever did see!
A super cute yellow skirt from Mahlica Designs.
This stowe bag from Sweet Alchemy is to die for.
I am loving this linen summer coat from Petite Republic.
Michelle’s Wiksten Tank and Morgan Jeans ensemble is perfection.
I love this gingham Upton dress from Sweet Carolanne.
Sara looks stunning in her latest creation, seriously, that fabric!
A glamorous gold skirt from Yes I Like That.
This ‘Big Ol’ Black Dress’ from Bourbon and Bras is a true knockout.
Fa Sew La shows off the perfect summer outfit.
This striped skirt from Vivat Veritas is making me swoon.
Melly Sews shows us how to make a cute zipper pouch dopp kit.
Diary of a Chainstitcher rounded up all the indie pattern releases from May, 2016.
Anya shows us how make wide-legged Hampshire Trousers.
Gorgeous fabrics shares a tip on getting your fabric to lie flat that I did not know.
Handmade Jane shares step-by-step instruction on inserting underarm stabilizers.
Charlotte Kan shows us how to sew a curved hem.
I’m learning some new songs on the guitar, two of which are by one of my favourite bands, Girlpool. They have great lyrics and awesome gusto – check them out!