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drape drape does comfy

i know these aladdin-style knickers from drape drape #1 come in for their fair share of ridicule, but i rather love them.  and here is why. a month or so ago i was invited to a big girls’ night lasagna … Continue reading

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advance 7049: weekend road warrior, or, outfit for a sunday drive

do you have a drive that you’ve done so many times the thought of doing it again induces you with tremors of dread?  so many times that you feel like you can measure, to the nanometer, exactly how much of … Continue reading

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vogue 7967: or, how i almost sewed with a plan (ctd)

skirt: would you believe it took me over a year to just get on with it and finish that skirt?  (literally.  it’s two pieces plus a waistband!)  first i ran out of bias tape–i was finishing the interior edges hong … Continue reading

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simplicity 2425: or, how i almost sewed with a plan (ctd)

continuing my self-imposed summer wardrobe challenge, allow me to present simplicity 2425.  i’m not sure which i was more enamored with:  the little top, which could be styled as a romper, or the bias skirt with its tempting drape and … Continue reading

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