Monthly Archives: July 2012

A not reversible straight skirt

I have been planning the Anthropologie Knockoff, I swear. I’ve even drafted bits of it and starting to make a toile. But I had this fabric cut out for a skirt even before I saw the Anthropologie dress and it … Continue reading

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My Image Cowl to the rescue

After the Grey Dress of Doom, and before my obsession with the Anthropologie knockoff, I needed an easy project. What better easy project is there than a knit top? This fabulous cowl neck top is from My Image, the newish … Continue reading

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Rhubarb, rhubarb, rhubarb

Felicity cooks rhubarb again. Apple and rhubarb crumble was our lovely dessert today after roast lamb. As you can see, not much was left over. Fruit base Peel and quarter 4 large apples with the Ikea apple cutter [because it … Continue reading

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Should I knockoff an Anthropologie dress?

Living in Australia means I don’t have access to an Anthropologie store. Online doesn’t work for me if I’ve never been able to feel the quality of the fabric and know how the sizing works. Yes, you can call me … Continue reading

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Grey Dress of Doom

It’s taken four weeks in the magic closet and a brief separation of about 12000 kilometres … before I can smile when I wear this dress. To be fair, it’s not the pattern that was the problem. It was not … Continue reading

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