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Me Made May Monday – Barcelona Skirt

by Clare Mansell
Me Made May Monday – Barcelona Skirt

I think its a bit spooky that I own a skirt that’s almost exactly the same colour as my kitchen cabinets, but I take some comfort from knowing the skirt came first.

This is not the garment I should be showing off for my fourth Me-Made-May-Monday, it SHOULD have been a McCalls tunic top, but I’ve reached a small bump in the road of its production, so it’s going to be a little while before it’s finished… Alarmingly the fabric of the tunic also matches the kitchen cabinets. What does this mean?

So, today’s MMMM item of clothing is an old make – in fact the first ever skirt I made back in Canada, with help from my lovely friend Fiona…. She and this skirt have a lot to answer for, they started me on a bit of a journey, a journey that lead to a wardrobe that matches my kitchen….

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5 comments

~Kim at Golden Pines~ May 25, 2010 - 12:58 am

I love the skirt and the fabric!! I think the color being the same as the cabinets just means your taste is consistent! :-))Hope your week is off to a good start!!

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Ninny May 25, 2010 - 2:27 am

Well I think the skirt is adorable! And lucky you, to have a perky blue kitchen! LOL

Liz

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Lululiz May 25, 2010 - 11:27 am

That colour is so gorgeous, I am not surprised that it is popping everywhere in your life.

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Hi! I'm Sierra-Dog! May 26, 2010 - 3:55 pm

Very nice! My momma has just started learning how to sew. She is having so much fun. She just made me a stuffie bone toy. I’m going to blog about it soon. Who knows what will be next- maybe an apron that matches the living room walls! =)
Sierra-dog

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La Mañosa July 10, 2010 - 2:44 am

Gorgeous fabric! It’s such a pretty skirt!

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