Monthly Archives: June 2011

Frou-Frou-cuteness!

Well I really love my sister and she really loves her little girl who is turning three in a couple of weeks, so if you follow the logic I ended up making a frou-frou-cutie peti skirt for her for her … Continue reading

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Like the seam of my shirt dress, ME MADE JUNE begins to unravel…

So I have had a bad week.  It began last Saturday with my failed-for-me-great-for-my-daughter-flying-squirrel-dress.  That wasn’t so bad, I had vented but I was ready to recover and sew something cute and summery ( was going to make something I … Continue reading

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my big fat FAIL

Well it was my birthday yesterday so I thought last Saturday that I would make myself a simple easy birthday dress.  I had bought this pattern for view C a while back because I saw someone make it on their … Continue reading

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Me Made June, Days 7-13

JUNE 7                           RTW jeans McCalls 5936 Jacket I made this jacket in the fall, I always have a conflict with it because I love the pelum but … Continue reading

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Knock it off!…. Drawing Parallels Skirt

I saw this skirt while stalking Anthropologie’s website and knew it would be a perfect summer skirt. There were a few problems I don’t wear skirts shorter than my knee. I don’t like having summer skirts lined unless they are … Continue reading

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Me Made June days 1-6

JUNE 1 Simple two piece tunic Self drafted white jeans belt from Ross JUNE 2 70s pattern knit top RTW jeans converted to skinny jeans JUNE 3 “It IS easy being green” self drafter top RTW jeans June 4 McCalls … Continue reading

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From Pillowcase to Paperbag Skirt

I was at the local thrift store the other day looking for some belts when I saw this in the pillowcase area I love yellow, I love stripes, and me made June has made me realize I have a great … Continue reading

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Yikes, me made june

So I am a little nervous, but here goes… ‘I, Karen of montanachic.wordpress.com, sign up as a participant of Me-Made-June ’11. I endeavour to wear at least one me made item (with the exception of a RTW dress I just … Continue reading

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Knock it off!….Talbots hiker plaid skirt

I know, I know, Talbots is a store my mother loves, but look at this skirt! It is so cute!!!!  Plus the model is significantly younger than my mom.  Lets face it she is significantly younger than myself.  I find … Continue reading

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