Holm Sown: Me Made May 17 week three round-up // #mmmay17

Me Made May 2017 – week 3 roundup

Have you managed to play along with Me Made May at all this year?  We are on the home straight now with week 3 done and dusted (you can check out my week 1 roundup here and week 2 here). Day 15   Day 16   Day 17 Day 18   Day 19 Day 20…

Holm Sown: Grainline Studio Moss Skirt - navy cotton twill

An everyday Moss Skirt in navy twill

One thing I’ve realised this Me Made May is that I’m really short on neutral separates – in particular skirts and trousers.  I really love my burgundy corduroy moss skirt so I decided a navy version would fit the bill perfectly. The pattern For this version I made a size 12 as before, but instead…

Holm Sown: Tilda Pinwheel Quilt // four at a time half square triangles // quilt top

Pinwheel Quilt in Tilda Fabric

Rather shockingly I started planning this quilt in May 2013….yes, FOUR YEARS AGO!!!  It had been intended as a wedding gift for somebody but I started to have doubts about whether or not they’d like it, and then for whatever reason it got put away.  Fast forward to last year when I dug it out…

Holm Sown: Me Made May 17 week two round-up // #mmmay17

Me Made May 2017 – Week 2 roundup

Another week of Me Made May has flown by (you can check out my week 1 roundup here).  We’ve been lucky again with the weather and it has really warmed up….just not quite enough for me to lose the tights/leggings just yet! Day 8 Day 9 Day 10 Day 11 Here is a bonus picture…

Holm Sown: McCalls M7407 by Melissa Watson - Swing Tee // fabric: retro ripple viscose jersey // side flare detail

McCalls 7407 Swing Tee

When Heather Lou of Closet Case Patterns released the Ebony Tee I really liked the swing shape of it, and I came in mind of McCalls M7407 which is a very similar design but just has a set-in sleeve option (the Ebony also comes with a raglan sleeve). The pattern McCalls M7407 is a Melissa…