Monthly Archives: March 2014

Edinburgh fabrics

The conference in Beaune went well. Now we’re in Edinburgh, on holiday. Yeah! We did notice a difference in food between Beaune and Edinburgh. Beaune supermarket: Edinburgh cafe:   Now the holiday has started, I can do what everyone does; … Continue reading

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The last summer dress and drape-y overtop

It feels like autumn is coming, but I have one last summer outfit to show you. It’s perfect for hot days. Perhaps I’ll get to wear it one more time, before winter?? Yeah, I know, who do I think I’m … Continue reading

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Not-a-designer-knock off green cardigan

It worked! I have another cardigan to love to death. And a pattern for the next time I need to make one. What I did I traced off a pattern from my RTW cardigan for the front and back and … Continue reading

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The ongoing search for a cardigan/wrap

This is the RTW cardigan I need to clone. It came from a low end chain store, it’s basic, it’s boring in colour, and now it’s also pilled and a little stained. It’s also just the right length and shape … Continue reading

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