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Summer Skirt in a Fall Outfit: Day Nine

I’m testing the theory that summer skirts and dresses become fall-ready with tights and boots. What do you think – can you tell this skirt is supposed to be for summer? Do I look seasonally appropriate? What I’m Wearing: Self-Stitched Skirt: McCalls 5803, finished back in March 2009 Denim jacket: Old Navy. It started as […]

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How to match prints along seams

One of the biggest pet peeves is seeing unmatched prints, stripes and plaids on RTW (ready-to-wear) garments. It seems so lazy! Especially on higher end garments. (This shirt isn’t high-end but still! Not even the slightest effort to match the plaids..) Since I’m a production manager as my day job, I know that it costs […]

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