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A Floral Influence

I have always loved floral prints, and in the last year or so there has been a huge resurgence of this theme from a lot of designers. After watching the fall fashion shows from New York and Paris, it’s obvious … Continue reading

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The Great White Shirt.

When ever I see lists of the best clothing items to have in ones closet, white shirts are always featured.I have been following the Runway shows on Style.com, and shirts are featured a lot. It is one of the most … Continue reading

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New York New York!

One of my favorite things to do is to spend time in New York. Living on the east coast makes it possible and it’s only a 80 to 90 minute train ride. Recently I had a grand time by myself … Continue reading

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Making colorful handbags.

I have made lots of handbags over the years, and I find them a fun way to be creative when I don’t have a lot of time. I made some new ones recently and took a look at some older … Continue reading

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Picking Up the Pieces

On the day I returned from a “Design Outside the Lines” retreat in Sisters Oregon in June of this year, I found out my mother was very ill and was not going to make it. She passed away in Ireland … Continue reading

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Welcome to my Blog!

I have embarked on this adventure, first of all to inspire myself to live a more creative life and secondly to encourage others to do the same. Sewing and everything related, has been part of my life for as long … Continue reading

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Words by Bette Davis

To fulfill a dream, to be allowed to sweat over lonely labor, to be given the chance to create, is the meat and potatoes of life.

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