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Neat Handstitching Tip

This week I set the lining into the coat I’m remaking and attached the collar. I needed to make some shoulder pads, and re-attach some little ‘tapes’ of lining to hold the bottom of the armhole seam to the top of the side seam. 177 more words

Sewing Methods

Digital technologies, digital fluency, the New Zealand Curriculum and maybe even some fun....

The New Zealand curriculum got an update of sorts recently with the introduction of a new digital technologies strand. As a teacher interested in using digital technologies to enhance learning, I was really quite excited to see what it would look like, and how it might be integrated into the curriculum. 1,687 more words

Teaching And Learning


Well, I finally bit and installed WordPress on my iPhone. Read online at WordPress Reader about the improvements in their editing tools, codenamed "Aztec," which sounded very encouraging, so decided to try it. 119 more words


techies on the big screen

first, there was the invention of the computer. then came movies about tech geeks. they’re not difficult to come by, and many of them have become instant classics containing memorable quotes (“ 154 more words

Popular Culture

Move over classroom, Teams is coming to town

I have really enjoyed Microsoft classroom, and school had been enjoying a high rate of uptake from staff and students. Despite a few teething problems that any new system will have, the roll out school wide as a learning management system had been successful. 1,176 more words

Teaching And Learning

heavy metal tech branding

i have found my new tech hero, as he combines the best of both worlds. inspiration is all around!

as for me, i recently completed… 47 more words

Popular Culture

A Better Boat Shoe From Jack Erwin

* Handcrafted shoes made in Portugal
* Bologna constructed (leather wraps all the way around)
* Available in Navy, Caramel and Slate

Gents, sartorially speaking, we’ve entered the time of year fondly known as…boat shoe season. 320 more words

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