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Sewing School Scoop - Volume 3
  Well, I’ve been going to sewing school weekly now since March, and of course REALLY enjoying it. There are so many gaps in my sewing knowledge and this week I worked out I've been sewing my own clothes for FOURTEEN YEARS. Blogging about my sewing for 8 ye...
  Well, I’ve been going to sewing school weekly now since March, and of course REALLY enjoying it. There are so many gaps in my sewing knowledge and this week I worked out I've been sewing my own clothes for FOURTEEN YEARS. ...
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MMM: Some Wardrobe Thoughts & Reflections
This will be my first MMM AKA Me Made May . WHAT! I've been reading Zo's blog So Zo, What Do You Know? since blogs first began (almost) and have done Self Stitched September before and up until Baby Darling was born probably wore more handmade, vintage, op ...
This will be my first MMM AKA Me Made May. WHAT! I've been reading Zo's blog So Zo, What Do You Know? since blogs first began (almost) and have done Self Stitched September before and up until Baby Darling was born probably w...
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Spring for Cotton: Sassy Wallpaper Dress
Yippee, I've sprung into action and joined in with the Spring for Cotton Group Sewing Challenge this month. It's my first time in the same climate, northern hemisphere for one of Rochelle at Lucky Lucille's sewalong. When I lived in Australia, I felt
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Yippee, I've sprung into action and joined in with the Spring for Cotton Group Sewing Challenge this month. It's my first time in the same climate, northern hemisphere for one of Rochelle at Lucky Lucille's sewalong. When I l...
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Voila: The Manado Dress by Couture Nomad
Since I’ve started my Sewing School with the Couture Nomad group in Shanghai, I’ve been sewing almost everyday and making at least 1 creation a week… a dress, a t shirt, a bow tie (yes really) and getting back into the swing of blogging & reading blogs big ...
Since I’ve started my Sewing School with the Couture Nomad group in Shanghai, I’ve been sewing almost everyday and making at least 1 creation a week… a dress, a t shirt, a bow tie (yes really) and getting back into the swing ...
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Scenes from Shanghai: Red Colours
Some reds for you today, as I find all the colours in my photos from the last 6 months of living in Shanghai. Red is a very Chinese-y colour... at Chinese New Year the town was covered in red lanterns, and you could even buy red underwear because it's lucky...
Some reds for you today, as I find all the colours in my photos from the last 6 months of living in Shanghai. Red is a very Chinese-y colour... at Chinese New Year the town was covered in red lanterns, and you could even buy ...
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PAM: Updated URL // Bloglovin' // Disqus
Hey there, if you don't mind, I'd love to talk P.A.Ms: Personal Administration Matters! (with photos of flowers from the local flower market in Shanghai to help balance the admin-ish mood) My friend Myf shared this term "PAM" with me years ago... & because ...
Hey there, if you don't mind, I'd love to talk P.A.Ms: Personal Administration Matters! (with photos of flowers from the local flower market in Shanghai to help balance the admin-ish mood) My friend Myf shared this term "PAM"...
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Voila: Golden Jubilee Wiggle Skirt
Yay, I have a little Va Va Voom again to show you... this time it's a wiggle skirt refashioned from an amazingly 80s style golden glitter top: These kind of refashions are my favourite because I feel like such a freaking legend planning it out and then gett...
Yay, I have a little Va Va Voom again to show you... this time it's a wiggle skirt refashioned from an amazingly 80s style golden glitter top: These kind of refashions are my favourite because I fe...
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Scenes from Shanghai: Yellow Colours
My last Scenes from Shanghai post was about the red colours , and it seems apt to keep my People's Colours going, and showcase yellow (as the nation's flag is red and yellow!) because there are great yellows around town and even more if you're a two year ol...
My last Scenes from Shanghai post was about the red colours, and it seems apt to keep my People's Colours going, and showcase yellow (as the nation's flag is red and yellow!) because there are great yellows around town and ev...
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Voila: Kids Clothing Week 2015
This week is Kid's Clothes Week and I've seen So Zo post about it before, so I thought I'd join in... because I'm on a "Joining In!" vibe, and looking for the motivational deadlines for sewing... but I didn't take note of the theme 'Wild Things' because I l...
This week is Kid's Clothes Week and I've seen So Zo post about it before, so I thought I'd join in... because I'm on a "Joining In!" vibe, and looking for the motivational deadlines for sewing... but I didn't take note of the...
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Shanghai Fabric Market Tour #1
Happy Monday to you all! TIME TO GO SHOPPING! Today I thought I'd start my tour/blog post series of the Shanghai Markets... mostly the good ones if you're a sewing enthusiast/reader of my blog... I'll tailor it just for you! There are markets for everything...
Happy Monday to you all! TIME TO GO SHOPPING! Today I thought I'd start my tour/blog post series of the Shanghai Markets... mostly the good ones if you're a sewing enthusiast/reader of my blog... I'll tailor it just for you! ...
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Made in China: A Fabric Market Jacket
Introducing (by popular demand, Heather !) my tailor made, designed by Veronica Darling, purple jacket! And it IS made in China! If you've travelled through Asian countries before, you may have heard that getting clothing made is often part of the experienc...
Introducing (by popular demand, Heather!) my tailor made, designed by Veronica Darling, purple jacket! And it IS made in China! If you've travelled through Asian countries before, you may have heard that getting clo...
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Voila: A Sweet Sophia Dress - By Hand London
Voila! My Sophia Dress, a variation of the latest By Hand London pattern, and in this case a very nice wiggle dress. Warning, there is a lot of wiggle in this blog post, but not a lot of wriggle room in my dress. This is my first muslin/toile of the Sophia ...
Voila! My Sophia Dress, a variation of the latest By Hand London pattern, and in this case a very nice wiggle dress. Warning, there is a lot of wiggle in this blog post, but not a lot of wriggle room in my dress. This is my f...
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A vivacious sewing queen, who loves vintage, ethical & mindful making. Now based in Shanghai!
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I'm creating a collection of vintage, ethical, mindful clothing & creative choices here with my blog, and providing a commentary of all this plus life in Shanghai. I'm about slowing down fashion and appreciating hand crafted & preloved items and skills. 
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