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A Closetful of Jeans

Over the past few months, I’d noticed that despite having many pair of jeans, I was drawn to the same 2 or 3 pairs of jeans everyday, and I had been running into problems figuring out what to wear when all three pairs were in the wash. 970 more words


The Sleeper

It was difficult to let go of the Infinite Dream. She frowned from behind her frozen eyes, feeling a little grumpy that something had disturbed her long sleep. 1,813 more words

Short Stories

Oh wow! That was OWOP

There were ups – the beautiful blue skies, the warmth, the Spring flowers, the optimism that I would succeed.  There were downs – would I ever take a decent photo of the dresses without a handy helper?   57 more words


Always save the best 'til last

This is my favourite version of Vogue 1739.

It has a mammoth back story, starting out life as a grown-up version of a Gossypium dress that I made for my daughter. 174 more words


From twin bed to twin needle

Good morning, and it’s another clear-blue-skyed belter of a Spring morn here.  In honour of which I present the powder blue Vogue 1739.

This was my first version which is why I might now describe this dress as a wearable muslin.   159 more words