Michee Rose

Sewing, crafting and whatever else pops into my head

Two new tees!

Two quick t-shirt remakes. Nothing special other than a little testing of a new raglan t-shirt pattern. I finally traced the Built by Wendy Sew U Knits. I used a small/medium with a little waist-shaping from Simplicity 4878 (my other

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MMM week three recap

So week 3 is in the bag. There’s only been a couple of days I’ve had trouble finding an outfit–particularly if I try not to repeat much. I really love my pencil skirt-tank-cardi combination. But I only have two pencil

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MMM week two recap

Week two is in the books. It’s still interesting to make sure I wear a me-made item. Really, there’s only been one day where I didn’t want to (it was cold and I was tired). I’m falling back on my

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Wardrobe Basic for my birthday

My husband was traveling this week so I managed, in drips and dribbles, to get a new pencil skirt sewn. I realized I reach for my denim skirt all the time. I wear it once a week, minimum. And while

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MMM week one recap

I’ve completed one full week of Me-Made-May (okay, plus a couple by the time I’ve gotten to write this up…) Honestly, finding something I’ve sewn to wear each day isn’t so difficult. I am trying to repeat as little as

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Me-Made-May

I, Michee Rose, sign up as a participant for Me-Made-May ’13. I endeavor to wear one me-made item per day, and to finish one blazer by May 31, 2013. (Exceptions: days I don’t leave the house or are otherwise seen

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Finished Object!

Okay, so this was finished the other weekend, not this one (no time with a party, bellydance troupe photo shoot and cleaning house for an appraisal) I think I might retake the photos for the contest…but here’s my “summer in

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Working

Working on the new Laurel dress. I did a muslin of the blouse last week. I’m a little unsure how flattering it will be, but the idea of having a loose-fitting dress for summer is just too appealing! Putting together

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So much for that…

Four months and I don’t update? Sheesh, I’m terrible. Although, truth be told, there was six weeks in there that I spent all of about five minutes in my sewing studio. I’ve cranked out a few items since then, and

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