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Moving On

Oof. One of those days where the moment you step out of the front door your hair goes to hell. Damn you, humidity! I’ve finally worked this dress out of my system. I think. This is my fifth Charlie Caftan, … Continue reading

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The Drapey Knit Dress Roars

This is the Drapey Knit Dress that really doesn’t deserve to exist. Or I don’t deserve to have sewn it. First, I cut out a piece back to front. Then I burnt a hole with my iron. Twice, I had … Continue reading

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Coco Dress In Metallic Dogtooth

  Ever since making my Coco En Noir, it has been worn week in and week out. It’s a real go-to outfit for both home and the office, comfie as heck and keeps its silhouette wonderfully. So I’ve been on … Continue reading

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Goldhawk Road

Someone asked me the other day if Goldhawk Road is still as good as it used to be. Um, that would be a YES. I took the above photos on a weekend jaunt there, which was no joke in this … Continue reading

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Simplicity 4934 or Ode To Sunny Gal

So, finally, the Simplicity 4934 is finished! The idea for this project first germinated in March when Kestrel Finds and Makes blogged about vintage patterns for sale at Miss Betty’s Attic. I bought one and in April began work on … Continue reading

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So What Did I Buy?

Just because I can doesn’t mean I should. First up the cotton with chintz factor ten. My hope is to make this dress for my friend’s wedding at the start of July. My logic is that a summer wedding in … Continue reading

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Fabulous Fabric Fandango

It’s sunny, we’re smiling, where are the shops? ‘It’s really busy here today,’ an assistant muttered to me in one of the Goldhawk Road shops. Yes! I felt like screaming. That’s because I’m here with 30-odd of my new best … Continue reading

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Goldhawk Road Fabric Fandango

I think it’s time we started getting excited, don’t you? I am going to be away for a few days soon and I want to know exactly what I’m doing when I hit Goldhawk Road in ten days’ time. When: … Continue reading

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Goldhawk Road Shopping Trip?

Fancy a trip? Every now and then someone emails me for London fabric shopping tips and I always direct them to Goldhawk Road (as well as Walthamstow, obv.) but I’ve never been there myself. How crazy is that? I really … Continue reading

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