Monthly Archives: October 2016

In the folds Peplum top

The moment this pattern popped up on my Instagram feed, it elbowed its way straight to the top of my sewing queue. I had an October holiday to Seville coming up and this top looked perfect for the 30 degree heat. I actually finished it the day … Continue reading

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1920s Jazz age exhibition at FTM museum

This is another show stopper of an exhibition from the Fashion and Textile Museum. There are over 100 costumes on display in this beautifully curated exhibition. Women’s dress changed dramatically in the twenties with clothing becoming less restrictive. Flashing your ankle was … Continue reading

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