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MMJ30 – I Made It!

I made it! I made it to the end of June and managed to get photographed every single day with a random stranger – sometimes more than one random stranger! I don’t mind admitting, I’m staggered. Setting myself up for … Continue reading

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MMJ1 – The Christy Connection

Remember the super model, Christy Turlington? Meet her daughter. I have so much to learn from Christy. The tilt of the chin. The bashful eyes. The flattering side on pose. Christy had it all; I had none of it. Wow! … Continue reading

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The NHS Direct Top

For our non-UK readers, NHS Direct is a 24-hour telephone health information service. Blog reader: Hello? NHS Direct? I’d like some help with a case of severe OCD. NHS Direct: Okay, can you tell me how this is manifesting itself? … Continue reading

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The Top of Not Caring

What The God of Sewing gives with one hand, he takes away with the other. Narrow upper chest adjustment? Check. Now a little extra ease needed in the bust? Check. Perhaps on my third make of Sewaholic’s Pendrell blouse I’ll … Continue reading

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Frilly Festivity

Frou-Frouing the Frou Frou An outside shot! By the skin of our teeth, an outside shot! Talk about chasing the light. With minutes to spare, I leapt from my sewing machine and begged my boyfriend to take a couple of snaps. … Continue reading

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Sweet Surprises

Ooh, is that a Canadian postmark? Look – French writing and everything. Today has been a day of pleasant surprises. This morning I arrived at the office to find a package waiting for me. It had travelled all the way … Continue reading

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