Monthly Archives: April 2012

Dress form oh oh oh oh

The dress form search is over and within three weeks one of these will (miraculously) arrive at my door.  Very very excited. It is made in New Zealand – very pleased about that – and they do custom forms, for … Continue reading

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Granny’s lace

I was tidying my sewing room last night and I really should do it more often because I found a fascinating treasure in the bottom of a drawer.  A bag full of yards of different types of lace.  My grandmother’s … Continue reading

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For me? How loverly

A while ago TJ held a giveaway and I was lucky enough to win the November 2009 Manequim magazine.  I love it when the post brings something other than bills! [Note this post is picture heavy] I’ve never seen this … Continue reading

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Some action finally

There has been little action in the sewing room of late and that mostly for the kids.  Another set of merino jumpers are done, some with added bling ‘cos I am well bored by the basic pattern … Sequins, little … Continue reading

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