Category: Textiles

Post #3138: Sitting upright again

I think today is the first time in ten days or so that I have had energy to do anything beyond sit at this keyboard and half-heartedly respond to work emails. Of course – I have done more than that – but I’ve had… Continue Reading “Post #3138: Sitting upright again”

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Post #3135: Disjointed

This fall has been lovely, but somehow everything feels a little…. interrupted. A result of much to-ing and fro-ing – to Vancouver, to the cabin, to Ottawa, to Victoria, and so on. In some ways I enjoy the variation in locale – but as… Continue Reading “Post #3135: Disjointed”

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Post #3132: Blogging the Brumby

I finished my first fall wardrobe I had him last Friday. The Brumby skirt! This pattern has three options for length at an option for pockets or no pockets. I went for the midi length skirt, and of course, pockets! The skirt didn’t turn… Continue Reading “Post #3132: Blogging the Brumby”

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Post #3131: This week in making

I went into Vancouver yesterday for the funeral of a co-worker who I’ve known for over twenty years. She would have been fifty this month, but has had breast cancer now for several years – and after a long hiatus in which it was… Continue Reading “Post #3131: This week in making”

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Post #3124: Unlocking new levels

In the last couple of months, I’ve leveled up my sewing on a few fronts – and the dress I’m showing off today is no exception:   This pattern – Vogue 8743 – from the Very Easy Vogue line is about as simple as… Continue Reading “Post #3124: Unlocking new levels”

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