Vogue 7975 – a grown-up jacket

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One of the best things about Me Made May is how it can lead you to rediscover old handmades that you’ve pushed to the back of the wardrobe. I find the challenge results in me dressing more consciously, and not simply reaching for the same old outfits, whether me-made or RTW. This jacket is an old-ish make from about five or six years ago that I have always struggled to wear, but which came out last year in May and which has come out again now (well, right before the heatwave!). And you know what, year on year I’m liking it more and more and feel less and less of a frump – I actually think I’m growing into it. Continue reading