up close and personal : little colette

Thank you all for your patience and understanding from my absence from the blog last week as R and I grieved the loss of our dear furry daughter, Colette. 80 more words


The stratagems of aristocratic survival, in Colette's Julie de Carneilhan

This week’s letter is C, and today’s author is Colette. Julie de Carneilhan was published in 1941, reprinted by Penguin in the 1950s in an English translation by Patrick Leigh Fermor. 1,408 more words


Caterpillar skirt the Mabel-Jade mish·mash

Hi my dears,

I made a skirt, result of a mish·mash of patterns, I call it the Caterpillar. The Caterpillar is a mish·mash of… 131 more words


KDIA Jewelry

Beauty and style maven, Kristen Noel Crawley, has extended her love for fashion into jewelry with her new line called I Love Kdia. The Emoji-inspired fine line of jewelry, made of 18 carat gold and Made in LA, is a fun sparkly line of conversation starters pieces. 50 more words


The horrors of the fray.

I am currently working on the Colette Walden shirt ,which I am really impressed with the pattern and instructions. But as all things go in the Crafty Mastermind universe things do not go smoothly. 288 more words



Voici maintenant ma Vanessa de République du Chiffon, que j’aime vraiment beaucoup et que je vais sans doute refaire, dans d’autres matières que le polyester (trop électrique) et en version estivale avec des manches plus courtes. 73 more words


NikeCourt Tennis Classic x colette

These came out also from the NikeCourt x colette for Maria Sharapova pack. 28 more words

May 2015