Have you tired of Me Made May yet, or are you still plugging along? I will admit to finding it challenging to wear as many of my handmade clothes as I want. Mainly this is due to the weather, it's been much colder than usual and most of my clothes are for the warmer part of the year.
2 weeks ago I made a test piece of the Cashmerette Rivermont because I was pretty sure I wanted this to be the dress I wore to my birthday party. I was inspired by Gillian's black Liverpool version because it looked so chic on her.
My middle name is Esmeralda, but as I mentioned in my post about the Signature Color of the Month series, I've never been drawn to either the color or that name. I don't use it. However, when it came time to change my name, I didn't drop it either.
You know that feeling when you make something really cute so you want to wear it right away? I did that this week which broke my pledge addendum of not wearing repeats because my latest make was too cute not to!
But we’ll get there in a minute. First let’s talk about the crazy weather.
It’s a good thing I have a multi-seasonal handmade wardrobe because this week the weather changed dramatically from needing the heater on to switching to AC. So here’s how that went: