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Renfrew, the 5th

Another day, another Renfrew. I just love this top. I think this is my 5th but there could be more of them in my closet. This is my last piece of fabric from Pacific Fabrics. 230 more words


Follow My Friend "Crafting A Rainbow"!

My pal Gillian just moved to wordpress from Tumblr, a challenge unto itself. You should check her out here:

It’s rare that I suggest to my followers or readers that you do anything, but let me tell you why you should follow this awesome blog. 163 more words


Colette Hawthorn AKA Well, if everyone else is.....

A year or so ago you couldn’t move for Colette’s Hawthorn dress. I stubbornly refused to be drawn in and resisted the temptation to download it. 259 more words


Self-drafted Summer Jacket.

“Summer Jacket”. Summer. Jacket. Prior to moving to then UK I would’ve assumed a summer jacket was a cocktail, a condom or a euphemism for being naked apart from sun screen but, after 13 years here, I’ve faced the reality of the English summer now own a summer jacket. 535 more words


Genius or madness?

This outfit was completely unplanned!  On a whim I saw this  Mexican (?) blanket sitting high on the shelf during Oonapalooza month and I became obsessed with the idea of making a matchy matchy set.   603 more words


Sheer Summer Wrap Pants #oonapalooza

Phew!!!Done at the very last minute.  It’s August 1st, the last day of the Sewcialists Oonapalooza !  These pants took me a bit longer than planned. 403 more words


A Tourist in Kalkatroona

This month’s Sewcialist challenge theme was “Oonapalooza”. Named after the one and only Oona of Oonaballoona, the theme was meant to inspire aspiring Kalkatroonans to go forth and sew up outfits inspired by Oona.   1,040 more words

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