Easy Shorts – New Look 6271

    August 12, 2015


    I’m feeling harasses by the fall fashions. I haven’t finished with summer yet and they’re hitting me with sweaters and boots. As an act of protest I made a pair of shorts. Dang it it’s still hot outside! If I had any sense of timing I should be planning my fall sewing, but that’s just too much like acquiescing to the retail timetable and not mine. Continue Reading

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    The Sequined Skirt

    Black tie galas…my chance to look pretty and get a new dress. I usually buy a dress that is worn once or twice and then gets stored in my closet. I may look at…

    April 28, 2015
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    The Pre-Chanel Dress, NewLook 6123

    Chanel, bouclé and tweed. They are inseparable. No matter what Karl sends down the runway, you are guaranteed to see at least one very loose weave suit or dress…possibly fringed and/or trimmed. You can literally…

    April 27, 2015
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    The Mullet Dress, BurdaStyle Magazine

    One last hurrah for the mullet dress. Not sure why I’ve stayed hooked on this trend, but for some reason I just like the style. Burda seems to be in agreement with me because…

    January 15, 2015
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    The “Scandal” Coat, Simplicity 2311

    Me and Scandal have this thing going on. In return for my dutiful viewing, it gives me a whopping dose of Shonda, smut and improbable plots. But best of all, its a mouthwatering parade…

    January 12, 2015
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    Cheat Day Dance

    For the most part, I try my best to eat some what clean…or at least my version of it. Fresh fruits and vegetables, less processed foods, and so on and so forth. But I…

    December 21, 2014
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    The New Track Pants – Burda 6938

    I’ve been wanting track pants ever since I saw them on Net-A-Porter. Here’s my inspiration. Love how incredibly versatile they are. Casual or dressy…you pick.…

    September 8, 2014