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Me Made May 2017 Wrap Up + June Plans

It's time for a Me Made May wrap up!

This was the first year I had actually participated, although I vaguely remember seeing it on Instagram last year. My goal this month was to wear at least one handmade item every day. In hindsight that was a little ambitious for my first Me Made May, especially going into winter here in Australia. Yes, May does start to get a little colder and I am a complete wuss when it comes to cold.

Spoiler alert: I didn't end up wearing one handmade item every day. I did, however, start a new plan for the future: prioritize handmade clothes. Other goal? Make more Winter clothing. Since I learned to sew on cotton fabrics, everything I'd already made was lightweight, and not all that great for the cooler mornings. That, and you'd end up seeing the same 4 - 5 skirts over and over again... Here's some of my favorite outfits that I've photographed this month!

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