All the other garments today are basic old favourites, all made years ago, including the necklace. Comfort dressing.
Me-Made March has held an unexpected challenge for me in that we have had such an unprecedentedly long hot summer. This first month of autumn has brought temperatures more like we would expect in January, meaning pretty hot. So I haven't been able to even think about wearing some of my old or new autumn things as planned, some of which haven't been shown in that me-made group before. I'm a little disappointed that most of my outfits have been just plain... well, plain. I like to play around in my wardrobe and layer and mix things up, but when the days are an unending parade of 35C* one is limited to an unimaginative unlayered approach. Even so I'm pretty pleased with myself I've managed to (so far) not have any repeats, apart from my
Top; my own design based on the basic shape of NewLook 6483, ivory cotton and crochet trim
Skirt; Vogue 7303 lined, ivory wool mix
Necklace, my own design
Shoes; Bronx, from Zomp shoes
*35C=95F in the old measurements