Monthly Archives: September 2012

White but Not Bridal

From time to time clients come to me and ask if I can “help” them out with a prototype of some product they have dreamed up that will certainly make them a fortune. Once I sign the ubiquitous non-disclosure agreement … Continue reading

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It’s Not Your Dress, part 2

Another day, another bad bridesmaid dress ordered too large arrived in my sewing studio. Usually the dresses need an inch or so taken out but this puppy was 6 inches too big in the bust and graduated down to 2 … Continue reading

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Never Turn Your Back on Zucchini

Zucchini…what happened while I was away? My dear neighbor said she would pick all the zucchini we had as her plants were not producing much this summer. So for 8 days she came over and picked tomatoes and string beans … Continue reading

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Where am I?

This week I was taken away by Mr. Mole to a cottage far away from my sewing studio. He decided that it had been 9 months since I got out for some relaxation so off we went across the region … Continue reading

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Custom Coni Crawford #2

Let’s start with a pattern I fell in love with a year ago…cut it out on my 2 week escape in Jan 2012 and finally found some time to finish it (along with 2 others in different colors) just this … Continue reading

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Labor Day Laugh

Even on National Holiday weekends people want you to respond and solve their problems. So I am sharing an email I received this morning: Mrs Mole, You hemmed a pair of lined linen trousers for me back in June. Excellent … Continue reading

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