Archive for October 2014

Foucault’s Pendulum

Foucault's Pendulum

Have you ever seen one of these?  They’re fascinating and thy show the rotation of the Earth.  It would seem that a pendulum swings in the same plane (as in geometry plane) but it doesn’t if allowed to swing freely for a day.  To mark this when […]

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What A Difference A Fabric Makes!!!

What A Difference A Fabric Makes!!!

I’m sitting here listening to a jazz classic “What A Difference A Day Makes” while sewing up a fun project.  One of the most phenomenal things you discover when you sew, is how a fabric makes all the difference in the world.  It’s almost as magical as […]

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Sometimes I Just Get Hit With Practicality

Sometimes I Just Get Hit With Practicality

There’s no one – I mean NO ONE – who loves extravagant clothing more than me, and I’ve done some pretty wild things in my past to satisfy that extravagant taste and had a lot of fun with it. But I was always just a little practical.  […]

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The Stories of Our Clothes

The Stories of Our Clothes

Almost everything I make has a story.  Simple because most of the time there is thought that goes into the garment and usually there is a purpose to the garment. This sort of attitude I think is indicative of sewists who have always put more thought into […]

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