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Monpe Pants Obsession

So I saw this awesome pants on verypurpleperson Instagram. If you’ve never seen her blog or stalked her IG, I suggest you do so. She sews amazing things. 325 more words


Old gold

Fiona’s Fall, work in progress

Yes, I’ve been working on this old project again as well as on a couple more. A lot of missing pieces have been made and found their places, like the black hexies in… 104 more words

The Boudoir


In continuing with my pursuit of the perfect (or as near as I can get) miniature Newt cosplay, I made an orange waistcoat.

I do think it looks very nice with just the shirt underneath. 52 more words

Creative Processes

Tudor Kirtle (Part 1): The Bodice

Near the end of the summer I started on a wool Tudor kirtle to wear for a last minute outing to a Faire. I was so busy sewing that I didn’t blog about the process along the way, but took photos so future me wouldn’t have to repeat the sad mistakes of past me. 445 more words


Bonjour bonjour les hirondelles

This dress may seem out of season, and as a matter of fact I did sew it in May, but I’ve been wearing it quasi nonstop ever since. 492 more words


Ring Cushion Embroidery

A ring cushion designed to fit the wedding theme. A New Zealand fantail represents the bride and ferns or koru, her home country. The red robin represents the groom and the English roses his home country.



The living room has a new set of sofa. The owner decides to keep the pouffe that came with the old set. It was covered in brown, corduroy type of fabric. 33 more words