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Holiday-Everyday Skirt

Right before the holidays, I realized my wardrobe was severely lacking in fancy wear.  I have some cute Summer dresses but nothing for Winter.  I had no desire to spend time and money on something I’d only wear once in

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Harris Tweed Wrap Skirt

This is some of the wool I bought in Scotland, the real handwoven Harris Tweed stuff.  And that reminds me that I forgot to sew one of the tags they gave me into the skirt.  Must do that. I’d always

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Chloe Cat for Halloween

I took the girls to see The Secret Life of Pets last Summer.  E fell in love with Chloe and wanted to be her for Halloween.  She’s a grey cat with a bit of white and she’s massively fat. As

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The Enemy of the Okay

I know, I know.  It’s “enemy of the good” but if it had been more than okay to start with, I wouldn’t have been trying to make it better.  So there. This is McCall’s 6839 made in something or other

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Project Run and Play – Pokemon Inspired

I confess I wasn’t the most enthusiastic ever when the new season of PRP was announced. I wanted it to be a teeny bit later because I wanted to work on some items for me first.  And Pokemon? So not

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As It Turns Out…

It was done last week.  I’m not surprised, really.  I don’t tend to revisit projects when I finish them.  I just want to move on. And I finally buckled down and got pictures.  They aren’t great.  I’m so sick of

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Slowly Swatching

As soon as I finished those costumes last Saturday, I decided that I was starting my birthday month a little early and I was going to do what I want.  So Sunday, when I should have been putting in my

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