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Office Cowgirl: Day Twenty-Eight

Thanks, everyone, for the lovely and thoughtful comments to my bad-day post yesterday!  Today was much better, and although the problems are going to linger for a while now, a good night’s sleep helps to put things into perspective. (I wish I could tell you more so it sounds less cryptic! Some things you just […]

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Self-Stitched September: Day Four

Today I’m wearing two handmade items, not just one! The vest you might remember from Me-Made-May, and the skirt was made by my sister. She gave it away as she wasn’t happy about how it turned out. Her loss, my gain! What I’m Wearing: Self-Stitched Vest: Simplicity 2556 in wool with bemberg lining Tee shirt: […]

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Me-Made-May: Days 28, 29, 30

Me-Made-May is over today! And while I’m relieved that I can dress freely in whatever strikes my fancy, I’m a bit sad that this celebration of sewing is ending. It’s not that I won’t wear the fabulous things I’ve made ever again, but I feel like I’ve been wearing them with purpose this past month. […]

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Me-Made-May: Days 10 and 11

The weather has been gorgeous here in Vancouver! First, a wonderfully warm and sunny weekend, and then two more days of sunshine. So I haven’t worn my weekend creation yet, as it’s been just too nice out. I’ve just about run out of new items to wear, so I’m starting to recycle items from the […]

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