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Covet Wednesdays: Knit Dress Decisions

One garment I’ve been meaning to add to my handmade wardrobe for at least two years now is a knit dress. Actually, a bunch of knit dresses from a pattern that fits me well and comes together easily. 277 more words


Covet Wednesdays: Knocking Off the J. Crew Fluted Skirt

Lately, I have really been loving the fashion/lifestyle blog History in High Heels. I have a fair amount in common with Ashley–we’re both in the exam year of our PhDs in the Humanities–but our clothing budgets could not be further apart! 237 more words


Covet Wednesdays: Fall Knitting 2014, Online Edition

There was definitely a hint of fall in the air here in Pittsburgh today. Combine that with the impending beginning of the academic year (so much to do before then!), and I can’t help but think ahead to fall knitting. 342 more words

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Covet Wednesdays: Non-Awful Shorts

I’m not normally one to wear shorts. I think that most people have something about their body that they don’t completely love, and, despite being relatively thin all over, I’m not a huge fan of my thighs. 347 more words


Covet Wednesdays: Precise, Professional Shirtmaking

Much as I love my newly finished floral Archer buttondown shirt, the quality isn’t quite where I would like it to be. I tried out some new shirtmaking techniques, but I’m still not happy with how the details of my shirts, like the collars, cuffs, and even the narrow hems are turning out. 267 more words