Monthly Archives: September 2013

Things I Pay Attention To

Green and blue brocade vintage dresses on etsy. Currently at 50-odd items. Very few doubles. I started paying attention to this fabric in dress form because I liked Allison the Secretary’s dress from Mad Men season 4. (Image outright stolen, … Continue reading

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Did Y’all See Project Runway?!

(Y’all cuz it was about Southern women) Anyway, holy crap! I won’t spoil the outcome, but I was excited by their Mood trip this time! I have never seen anyone pull or use a fabric I’d remembered seeing or considered … Continue reading

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In Search of the Right Pattern

I wanted to try a “Mr. Right” joke with that title, but it wasn’t working for me. So I was a little naughty and bought some chambray at Sew to Speak when I was there late August. It was cute, … Continue reading

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Pantone’s Spring Palette

Has everyone seen Pantone’s Spring 2014 palette? I’m such a sucker for their well organized color system! Anyway, doesn’t this mean the Color of the Year will be announced very soon? (I was thrilled last year when it was Emerald.) … Continue reading

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