Monthly Archives: January 2013

All in a dither

I really am.  You see come August JJ and I are swapping roles which means I have to go back to corporate life.  Holy shit. I need a moment. Right that’s better.  Do you know it has been almost seven … Continue reading

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Simplicity in a bed sheet

I am in the process of making this lovely little dress using a bed sheet. I should mention that I am making a muslin only, therefore please reset any expectation that the dress will look anything like the pretty little … Continue reading

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Home again home again jiggedy jig

Five days away full of sand, salt water and sunshine and it is good to be home again. I have already started pulling fabric out of boxes planning my next stitching enterprise and here’s the short list.  The brown and … Continue reading

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Where have we been?

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To line or underline? Oh and some happy finds

Thank you for all your comments on my last post.  Suffice it to say that washing the pants removed all evidence of the bagginess so I will be ironing then lining them to see if that reduces future expansions. Anne … Continue reading

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