Tag Archives: London

2014 Sewing Plan: The “I’m Really Busy With Life” Dress and Skirt

Hellooooo lovely people who follow me. It’s been an age, hasn’t it? Life gets in the way. I have been sewing, just haven’t had the time/light/weather to do nice photoshoots. So…deal with it? Dress: 2014 Sewing Plan: Project 2 Fabric: … Continue reading

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Random Sewing: The “How Much London is Too Much London?” Dress

Sneak peak at our new living room! Fabric: London print cotton $20 (widely available but purchased at Michael Levine’s in LA), and black cotton sateen from stash Pattern: Simplicity 2211 (minus collar, placket and sleeve ruffles) Year: 2012 Notions: black … Continue reading

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London Adventures

I’m home! And a little jet-lagged. It’s 6am. I should be asleep. ANYWAY! I have things to share! So after doing a bunch of touristy things – including the Harry Potter Studio Tour (which is the best thing ever!) – … Continue reading

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Sewing Projects 42: The “London Calling” Apron

Originally written for, and posted at, The Sew Weekly. Theme: Apron The Facts Fabric: London fabrics by Timeless Treasures $12 but I didn’t use all of them, and they were a gift from my mom, so free to me! Pattern: … Continue reading

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Reading Mission Accomplished!

As of Sunday – when I finished the book – I have achieved my goal of reading at least half of the books on my To Be Read list. The book that put me over the edge was Stephen Fry’s … Continue reading

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Object #1: The Peter Pan Tin

OBJECT NAME Churchill’s Peter Pan (Money Box) DESCRIPTION Decorative tin money box. Approximately 8 inches high, 3 inches wide and 3 inches deep. The tin structure is painted and embossed with the design of London, England’s St. Stephen’s clock tower … Continue reading

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