Lucky: love and hate

new lucky mag today, which I love. and hate. I love lucky because their editors find these gorgeous things and present them to you with absolutely no pretense that they are anything other than pretty inconsequential things that give pleasure (that is, they don’t have the vogue disease where everything is Culturally Important). I hate […]

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Wrong Menu.

Mr. Dressaday as well as I utilized to go to one specific Cantonese restaurant all the time. (This would be before it burned down.) The personnel held advanced degrees in “surly” as well as the entire location was embellished in early Colonial Formica, however the food was sublime — if you bought it off the […]

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Top 15 totally free Halloween sale labels

top 15 totally free Halloween sale labels for a productive season I dont understand about you as well as exactly how autumn is treating you on your side of the world, however for us it has been a excellent one. The weather condition is sunny, just warm to have a unwinding walk, an energizing run […]

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Ian Jepson’s graphic style

Ian Jepson – Desmond & The Tutus Poster Ian Jepson is a freelance graphic designer as well as illustrator from Cape Town, South Africa. He has worked on numerous projects as well as he has made a name for himself a few years ago. one of his newest project consists of a poster style for […]

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25 Days

By my reckoning, there are 36 days of summer left. This eBay auction ends five days from now; allowing another five-six days for shipping leaves you 25 days to wear this dress before packing it away for next year. (Your summer may vary if you live additionally south than I do. Australians may, of course, […]

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Another wrap-it-up gown

visitor Renee sent this charming pattern picture to me — she’s really made it, as well as the pattern was her grandmother’s. The pattern envelope reads: “Make it in a jiffy — then just slip it over your head, wrap the back to the front as well as button — you’re set for a lots […]

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I did not make this gown

thanks to Robin for pointing out this eBay noting to me — this completely appears like something I’d make, doesn’t it? I didn’t, unless Future Me gets that time device I’ve been noodling on (I have extremely fancy diagrams, drawn on a mixed drink napkin; the issue is discovering a battery the size of a […]

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The Hundred Dresses: Day 58

Don’t worry, there aren’t 8728 vogue 8728s. this one dates from October 2011:   I think this may be my most recent alphabet-print dress. I have lots and lots of alphabet-print fabric still, but I haven’t felt the need to make any of it up recently. perhaps because I give fewer dictionary-themed talks these days? […]

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Motivation.

I’ve never truly been motivated to knit before, however this may modification my mind — wow, what a dress! Of course, you can’t see the skirt as well as the design looks just a bit as if she were planning a tri-state kill spree, however I’m sure that’s not the fault of the dress. perhaps […]

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Two Books: Sundressing and Boundless style

A couple new sewing books (okay, one new, and one’s been out for a while) have made it across my desk (okay, cutting table) and they’re both interesting. The first, Sundressing, by Melissa Mora, is a book of (you guessed it) sundress patterns. I was pleased to see this one because it has a very large […]

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