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Mad Men: For Those Who Think Young (S02E01)

The second season of Mad Men premiered almost exactly six years ago today (July 27, 2008). By that point the show had already won a Golden Globe for Best Drama Series (along with a Best Actor Globe for Jon Hamm – one of the infuriatingly few awards he has won for his work on the show), and it was just about to become the first basic cable show to win the Emmy for Best Drama Series.  1,333 more words

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Pattern Review: In House Patterns Blossom Blouse

The In House Blossom pattern had been languishing in my stash for well over a year but after recently scoring a yard of Nancy Ann Liberty of London fabric, I knew I had to try it out. 314 more words

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Mad Men is reaching its end, but what sets it apart is that it never will.

The only downside to a great TV show is that it has to end.

As the end of Mad Men nears it brings the sobering realisation that we’ll no longer be able to observe the complexities that constitute Don Draper, Betty Draper, Peggy Olsen, Joan Harris and Roger Sterling. 2,457 more words

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Blogger Network #5 - Betty Draper Gingham Blouse

Just recently, and perhaps a bit late to the game, my fiancé and I have spent night after night after night watching back-to-back episodes of Mad Men. 309 more words

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