Hi Sewists! I’m Gem, Yorkshire girl, mum to two energetic boys, science geek and owner of Bobbins and Bolts. You can find me over at https://www.bobbinsandbolts.co.uk/blog/. This is my first post over here on the Sewcialists Blog! As Me-Made May is drawing to a close for this year, I wanted to talk a little about … More Community Support in Me-Made May
I’m a pretty avid user of social media when it comes to sewing. I’ve been on Pattern Review since 2002, blogged since 2007 and joined Instagram in 2012. I love interacting with the sewing community and talking about anything related to sewing. But, I don’t really *do* Me Made May, a sewing social media phenomena, … More I Don’t Really “Do” Me-Made-May (A Social Sewist’s Confession)
Hello Sewcialists! I’m excited to be given the opportunity to write about Slow Sewing one garment my wardrobe really needs, but first I want to introduce myself. I am a transplant to the PNW, by way of the deep south, and live here with my partner, step-son, and dog. I am a special education teacher, … More Slow Sewing for Comfort
Hey Makers! When I saw the ask go out with this prompt, my immediate response was, “The question of how much me-made is enough?!! I think about this ALL THE DAMN TIME.” Which is embarrassingly true. But first – let me introduce myself: I’m Madeline, @hart_anders on Instagram and hartande on Ravelry. You may have … More How Much Me-Made Is Enough?
Hi, my name is Ben. I have a passion for sewing and, controversially, a confession: Me Made May is in full swing again and this year, I have decided not to participate. Let me start off by saying how much I support the idea of Me Made May. For some, it’s a wonderful occasion to … More Me-Made May is fantastic – but it doesn’t work for me
Hi Everyone! The fab four return to check in on how they are going with MMMay2018. Here is a little reminder of who we are: And here is how we Me-Made-Mayers (or should that be Me-Made-Maidens??!!) are finding MMMay in 2018: Wis — experienced Me-Made-Mayer: We are twelve days into Me-Made-May ’18 and for me, … More Perspectives: Halfway through MMMay!
Hello everyone, if you’re not familiar with me, I’m Heather from the blog Handmade by Heather B. For the last 4 years I’ve been working on my reputation as the local eccentric by going out dressed in vintage patterns and the most dramatic hats that can be found. But I wasn’t always this way. When … More Going Vintage – A journey through Me-Made May photos!