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Sewing The Seventies: 1973

The Farmhouse Kitchen recipe book has quite a mixture of recipes, ranging from traditional regional dishes that are centuries old to recipes tackling new ingredients. One ingredient that crops up frequently in the book is the avocado. 409 more words


FO: Overalls for a Pixie

So these were finished and photographed a few weeks ago but then things happened (sick kids, husband away, masses of snow) so I’m a bit late in blogging them. 116 more words


Baby cords - Simplicity 1568

Yet another something for my girl. At least I am getting through the unselfish bits of my to do list

She is fast growing out of all her trousers, so I had to bump these up the priority list. 377 more words


Leather jacket

It’s been a while with corduroy in fashion- great material (even if it loses its shape after some use). Anyway, it’s the leather jacket that was popular ages ago that I noticed is back again…a classic!



Polka Dots & Corduroy

I strongly believe Winter is considered a favorite season of mine solely based on mixing and matching textures freely. With the up and down temps lately, what better way to than to take a risk on styles far from your ordinary. 38 more words