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The Orange is finished, teamed up with a little more Purple and a smattering of light Pink.  Orange is a colour I am pretty sure I have never worn before.  How can this be? The pattern is McCalls 5856, size … Continue reading

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Colour me up

Cotton-silk gorgeousness and just look at all that colour.  Oh and the pattern was an op shop find – in my size, pristine tissue un-cut and a mere 50c. I’ll line the skirt in white cotton-silk of the same blend … Continue reading

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