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Collection Mood

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Happy grownup women in comfortable pants and skirts, pretty colors, and slightly structured jackets. Tweed, knits, dark florals, lace (which is not in the picture), and jeans. Tortoise shell, too, for some mad reason. Professional, confident, and womanly. Does that […]

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Bouvier Jacket 2

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I’m still working on my Fall Collection planning, of course, but I also intended to get all the main pieces of the second Bouvier Jacket sewn together this weekend so I could work on the fiddly bits in the evenings. […]

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Collection Palette

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Next step, since my concept for the collection is essentially the same as it has been each time, is to establish a palette of colors. I’m excited about burgundy and gray, actually; it’s one of my favorite combinations. Yet I […]

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Collection Concept

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Going through the Concept part of the DYW, I find that a lot of my thinking is the same as last year. I have an enjoy my collection of lovely fibers and I look forward to making them into a […]

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One Week

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It’s been a week since my oral surgery and it is one week till my final appointment. I’m experiencing less pain. It seems much longer than a week. Since I was babysitting this morning, I skipped my morning exercise again. […]

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Back to School

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La Bella and I went back to choir tonight. It was the first rehearsal of the season. The Seamwork Design Your Wardrobe began this week and the Holiday Grand Plan is just a couple of weeks out. I’m even going […]

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Almost One Week

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Tomorrow it will be one week since my oral surgery. I saw the dentist again yesterday and he assured me that I would not be in permanent pain for the rest of my life, which was good news. I have […]

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The Fall Collection

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The ¬†fall Seamwork DYW begins on August 12th — in other words, Monday. I have completed half a dozen pieces from my Spring Collection, which was my goal, but I also have a couple more pieces I really want to […]

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Post-Op Visit

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I went back to the dentist today for a post-op visit. He didn’t actually say anything. I think I was expecting something like, “Everything is healing well.” Nope. He also didn’t say it wasn’t healing well. I must go back […]