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Crochet kaleidoscope

Many years ago I thought it would be a good idea to make a dress like this: It is an open crochet made from ends of balls donated by my lovely mother. Needless to say I only wore it once (with another dress underneath of course!) I first got the idea when I saw a… Continue reading Crochet kaleidoscope

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Dress · Dyeing · Fabric · Hand stitching · Recycled

Not dead, just dyed

With this time of year comes many formal events for me. Being me, I was loath to wear the same dresses over and over again, but as I'm sure you've guessed my wardrobe is already more full than I can reasonably justify. I had a few dresses a former housemate had given me when she… Continue reading Not dead, just dyed

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Goldilock’s Revenge

To give you the minimal amount of warning, this is my last strictly fashion post, others might spring up from time to time, but this will now become my I-am-living-in-a-different-state-to-most-of-my-friends-and-dont-want-to-tell-the-same-stuff-to-each-and-every-one-of-them. Anyway, back to the s. This is one I may have commenting on in passing, and uses the same pattern as the previous dress I… Continue reading Goldilock’s Revenge