It’s that time of year again! May is on its way which for the sewing community can mean only one thing- 'I, Lottie of losori.wordpress.com (@lottieoflosori on instagram), sign up as a participant of Me-Made-May '17. I endeavour to wear at least one handmade or refashioned item each day for the duration of May 2017'… Continue reading Me Made May 2017- My Pledge
This post has taken me a long old time to write. Do you ever feel like you’ve been experiencing too much internet? I just felt smothered by it. So, I deleted all my social media apps from my phone, stopped refreshing the Guardian homepage every three minutes, and tried to spend more time doing other… Continue reading Happy Birthday Blog!
Weekend one of Me-Made-May is over, so here is a little round up post for it. In case you don't know what on earth I am talking about you can find my pledge here. For all of you which follow me on Instagram (and thank you to all those who do, it's really lovely to have that support), you… Continue reading Me-Made-May ’16: Weekend 1
This is very exciting. For anyone who may not know, Me Made May is the creation of Zoe of So, Zo..., where you challenge yourself to wear and love your handmade wardrobe. Each participant sets their own specific pledge, and the idea is to challenge yourself to get your makes into regular circulation, and to work… Continue reading Me-Made-May ’16- My Pledge
We all have ongoing projects. Those creative tasks which never seem to get done, sometimes for valid reasons, and sometimes for silly reasons. This blog post, for example, is a piece of unfinished business. I took the photos in this post a good few weeks ago, but life kept getting in the way. I wanted to… Continue reading On Finishing Unfinished Business
When I first started out knitting I received a present of a couple of balls of Regia 4 fadig sock wool, and a magazine by the same company with patterns in. As soon as I was a confident enough beginner, I made my first pair of socks! They are so warm and I have worn… Continue reading Mismatching Regia Socks
It's been flooding, our Christmas decorations are still up and there's still the odd shoe I still need to unpack, but none of that stops my excitement because I made a jumper! This jumper. These photos were taken with wet hair, the sky grey like it was still hungover from New Year's Eve, and a… Continue reading I Made an Owls Jumper