Chances are, you've heard of this crafty phenomenon -- sewists, knitters and crocheters (who did I miss?) deck themselves in their finest frocks, their simplest scarves and their awesome accessories to celebrate the handmade garment. This year, there's a pinterest board to keep your eye on, as well as a flickr group and the #mmmay15 hashtag on instagram.
This year, I'm taking the pledge.
- I, Jen @ thecalicolover, sign up as a participant of Me-Made-May '15. I endeavour to wear two or more handmade items each day for the duration of May 2015.
I'll be honest ... most days I wear something handmade, simply because as a knitter I've made a gazillion scarves before. However, I am hopeful that embarking on this challenge I'll identify the holes in my wardrobe so I can focus more mindfully on filling those, rather than creating a lot of "fluff," which I'm sometimes apt to do. (Oh, those colorful hand-dyed skeins of yarn and clever quilting cottons ...)
I'll check in periodically with a round-up of my outfits ... How about you? Are you participating in Me Made May this year?