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Long before this tyke entered the scene….

This is the cutest set of pictures I’ve seen in a while.  OK, confession – my niece, aka my muse, is preggie with a boy, so guess where auntie’s mind is these days!!! My nephew had his own very sartorial wardrobe This was before the day of […]

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Frustration!

Sometimes (like lots of times), it appears that those of us who sew well, know it all.  It also appears that we’ve never had any problems and certainly any problems big or monumental enough to stop us dead in our tracks. Believe me – that’s not even […]

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It’s so much fun to see what others are wearing….

….particularly when they are notable….                         What I love about these two dresses, is the idea of color blocking AND fabric blocking….wouldn’t the dress on the right be too cool with a nude lining behind a […]

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John Galliano

Although, there are folks who are toxic, (believe me, I have my fair share in my family), there are those who really mess up and then work really hard to come back.  Actually I think folks who do this have a lot more to offer, cause they […]

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Trends

I love new little things especially when they aren’t orbiting Mars (my cute little way of saying things that are so weird they aren’t “of this Earth!!!!”). But this is a neat detail that can update your pants. But here’s a good start on this. The front […]

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An Interesting Perspective

An interesting perspective crossed my desk this morning when I read this blog.  It’s very confusing for me. I grew up in a time in which it was a given to look well-groomed and put together well. I mean, let’s be honest, who wouldn’t like to have […]

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Something Simple

I love this……

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Trends

It’s fun to watch these, particularly when they are just out there plain to see – on the street.  But my students are either ahead of the street or right on top of this trend. Here’s Andrea This is Andrea (one of my beginners), and the first […]

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How can you tell where to start?

I’m up in Yellowstone and during the spring is baby time.  Babies are everywhere, and there is usually high drama surrounding them.  And every once in a while I’ll see a calf out by itself and worry that it’s lost its mom, and then suddenly catch up […]

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When was the last time you wore something you really love?

For a lot of folks, it’s been a while – a long while. Most of the reason is cause there is not that much offered out there.  Oh yeah, there’s tons and I mean tons and tons of clothes out there.  But something you really LOVE? I […]

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