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Veronica at The Hotel Cicero

  One of my all time favourite films is Chicago! That I’m saying ‘film’ rather than ‘show’ probably proves I’m the complete cultural black hole I suspect I am, but I was thoroughly underwhelmed by the show after seeing the film. Oh the film!! The costumes, the dancing, the energy, the actors… and all that jazz. The… [Continue Reading]


Finished Object: BHL Anna Dress

I am so late for getting around to sewing this dress. I bought the pattern for the BHL Anna dress early last year and other stuff just jumped in front of it in the queue. My bestie and I planned to make this dress together as a sew along which added to the delay and we… [Continue Reading]


Another Kimono T-shirt….

  What’s a girl to do when she wants to sew in the New Year but has eaten ALL the mince pies over Christmas? I have to admit I was feeling a bit reluctant about getting back to sewing knowing that my tummy was a little bigger than my usual measurements. Feeling that it is… [Continue Reading]

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Style Arc Ingrid Coat – Part 2

This photo was taken on Christmas Day when my partner and I were out on a walk. It was beautiful but bitterly cold, perfect for being swathed in a warm wool/cashmere coat. The fabric for the shell was perfect, super soft and the slight nap on this fabric gave it a lux sheen. It also… [Continue Reading]