The must have piece for my fall wardrobe!

OK…I admit that when I find something I love to wear, then I dive in to the deep end and surround myself with research on how to make it myself, improve it, style it a new way, or have it in as many colors as I can! My up and coming fall wardrobe is no […]

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What I am working on now….

Have you ever had a sewing pattern that you just totally adore, but never seem to get around to using? One that just sits there for years possibly, because you are trying to find the perfect fabric, or you get distracted with other projects? I have a few of these, which I bought ages ago […]

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What I have been obsessing about lately…

I love summer for the warm weather, boating, sunshine and bikini’s. I love to grill, eat summer salads and fruits, and taking trips to the lake.But always…for as long as I can remember, autumn has held a very special place in my heart. Yes, during the summer months I begin to prepare for fall by […]

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FALL RTW 2013 PART 4 post B

Here is part B finally! This is the last part of my fall RTW 2013 posts. Today it is Temperly London, Valentino, Viktor and Rolf, Vionnet, and Zac Posen. Up first…Temperly London… Valentino…. Viktor & Rolf… Vionnet… And finally Zac Posen… So there you are!! The main statement pieces that have been repeated in most […]

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FALL RTW 2013 PART 4 post A

Because there are SO MANY pictures in my part 4 of runway pictures for fall RTW2013, I decided to break it up into two posts…A and B… To start off post A, I am sharing pics of the Paco Rabanne, Pamella Roland, Prada, Ralph Lauren, and Roberto Cavalli. Up first is Paco Rabanne. I took […]

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FALL RTW 2013 PART 3

Here are some of the images from the fall 2013 RTW runway shows for Dsquared2, Elle Saab, Emilio Pucci, Marchesa, and Oscar De La Renta.I have one more part (part 4) to the fall RTW to go, and then I will move on to fall couture and Resort 2014.First up is Dsquared2… Elle Saab…. Emilio […]

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The empire waist dress with matching obi belt and jacket

Here is my final presentation for my CDFP class. The empire waist dress with matching obi belt and jacket.I created the patterns for the jacket, dress and belt, and then sewed them up! I had fun making this outfit for Ciarra.The jacket and belt are a faux suede with a reptile like coating, and the […]

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Updates on my shop, house hunting and more…

Good Morning all, Today I am making the final patterns for my empire waist dress, for my CDFP class. This is the last project of the semester and our final. It will be presented with the notch collar jacket that I made. My first drafts for the empire waist dress. This is the top portion. […]

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