Monthly Archives: November 2013

The after effects of the fabric sale

Blues Graphic blue and grey print silk cotton blend Blue border print silk cotton blend Blue and white stripe silk chiffon ( to coordinate with the border print, perhaps..) Teal blue stretch cotton woven Neutrals Cream and taupe stripe stretch … Continue reading

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Attention Adelaide sewers

Warning. This post may cause fabric stash expansion. Gay Naffine’s fabric sale starts tomorrow. Gay only sells her fabrics twice a year, and much of the fabric is from her and Lucy Giles current seasons collection. I highly recommend these … Continue reading

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Maggy London makes a Melbourne Cup worthy outfit

‘Specially when paired with the black pill box hat from the dress-up box. No, she is not going to a horse race. But it does make a photo shoot more fun to play around a bit with the idea… See … Continue reading

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Cappuccino cake

Yes, more baked goods! (If you are here for the sewing, click away now! or scroll to the bottom to see what’s in progress..) with my sister-in-law’s gorgeous red roses (Papa Meilland– stunning to look at and to smell) Ingredients … Continue reading

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