All posts tagged: Me-Made-May

Me-Made-May’15 Pledge & Sewing Plans

I, Kyla of lifebyky.com, sign up as a participant of Me-Made-May ’15. I endeavor to wear each of my me-made items at least once throughout the month of May 2015. Yay! This will be my first time participating. I don’t have enough me-made items to wear something every day, so I’m challenging myself to wear each of the ones I have made at least once throughout the month. That and getting rid of the ones I don’t want to wear ever… because I’m pretty sure there are at least a few of those in the mix :/ Although I know Me-Made-May isn’t meant to be about making things, here are a few things coming down the pipeline – a couple of which may or may not happen in May :) No stress sewing here – if I knew the meaning of stress sewing I’m pretty sure my jeans that I started in what – October? – would be a little farther along :) Pattern | Fabric Pattern | Fabric | Inspiration Pattern | Fabric 1 + 2 | …

Me-Made-May… maybe next year :)

I’m just getting into this whole sewing world, and I’m realizing more and more every time I come online that the online sewing community is massive! :) It’s awesome. Seriously… lately I’ve been going online in the evenings and Danny keeps asking me what I’m doing. My answer is always something like “oh, you know, surfing the interwebs”… then he says “pinteresting?” (lol)… then I say “no… reading sewing blogs!”. Can you tell how I spend my time online?… :) I’m not sure which one makes me awesomer… but I’m pretty sure he thinks I’ve gone a little insane. But that’s okay with me!… and anyway I can’t keep up! There are so many! (And yes, I realize I just created a whole slew of words in that paragraph…). So anyway, it seems that everyone and their sister (and mother and brother) is participating in Me-Made-May or “MMM’14” – it’s a challenge for people to make a conscious effort to wear the items that they make. I would have loved to participate… but I have two …