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As I Walked Out One Midwinter Morning…

It’s a little ironic that as someone who loves sewing clothes, I have spent the past four years, walking around three times a day, wearing this across my body… Disgusting, isn’t it? It’s my dog walking bag and despite its sorry state, I’ve … Continue reading

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Love Is A Velvet Prison

The dog sewing continues, but shall stop soon I promise. Here’s Ella in her favourite position in my home office. It’s an ancient bucket chair, but it’s right beside my desk and right beside the window. Good times for Ella!

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A Pulled Thread Unravels

This dress arrived with a large side dish of failure. The fabric is a lightweight wool crepe (I’m guessing) bought from a House Of Hackney sample sale. Even in the sale, the fabric wasn’t cheap but I couldn’t resist that random splatter … Continue reading

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