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Philadelphia and African wax prints

If you’ve been reading my blog for a little while you know I have the greatest job in the world. I work with wine and I get to travel to science conferences in all sorts of interesting places. This year … Continue reading

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In London with Felicity

Warning. Another image heavy post with only a small amount of sewing content. PSA over. Still with me? Okay, lets start. Felicity and I continued to pack a lot in to our remaining 5 days away. World’s best tourists? Most … Continue reading

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Paris with Felicity

Thank you for all your lovely comments on my crazy cat coat. Now I need to tell you about Paris. We had a superb airbnb apartment in Le Marais district. The view from our studio window into the central courtyard … Continue reading

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The ‘Your time starts now’ skirt

As ridiculous as it is, I made a skirt to wear on the plane just 2 hours before I had to travel. Yes it does match my suitcase colour I know. It was just an elastic- waisted skirt with two … Continue reading

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Other NYC attractions. And Boston too

I know. What else would be as good as the Garment District? But there are some other places that are mildly interesting. Such as: Times Square Fabulous for people watching. And for reduced tickets to Broadway shows We had a … Continue reading

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Visiting New York’s Garment District

How has your July and August been? I have had a great winter. I escaped twice to the northern hemisphere. Two lots of almost two week blocks of summer. (I know. I am very lucky). You’ve already heard about the … Continue reading

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Venice

I repeat the warning on the last post! Lots of travel stuff, and only a teeny bit of sewing content in this post. And image heavy.. Okay, where was I? Ah yes. Going to Venice. The train trip there from … Continue reading

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