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Julie Young
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Collector and vendor of Vintage French Fabrics
Collector and vendor of Vintage French Fabrics

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How to make 'Clawdeen's Jacket' for a Halloween costume.
It is made, it is lovely!  Again I bought 20" of fur Clawdeen's jacket, Monster High. at 60" wide, it was just enough to make the jacket. The sleeves could have been longer. As before, I had no pattern. I used a waistcoat that was fairly tight on my little ...
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Clawdeen's top is almost ready.
How to make 'Clawdeen's' top for Halloween.
How to make 'Clawdeen's' top for Halloween.
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How to make 'Clawdeen's' top for Halloween.
Marking the armholes Yesterday saw the successfull make of Clawdeen's skirt. Now it is the turn of Clawdeen's top. Usually it would be a peachy cat-scratch pattern. Violet cat-scratch was the best we could find. The only draw back was this fabric is non-str...
How to make 'Clawdeen's' top for Halloween.
How to make 'Clawdeen's' top for Halloween.
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How to sew a 'Clawdeen' Monster High costume for Halloween.
We looked at a ready made costume and were Skirt for Clawdeen, Monsters High. not very happy with the material, so we bought a total of 2 meters of fabric in 4 different patterns and made our own. This is for a tall 8 year old and I'm sure you could adapt t...
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Changes in nature - autumn and fall.
It is starting, the leaves on the virginian creeper    Virginia creeper. are turning their gorgeous vibrant red. The robin redbreast is singing his autumn song. We don't hear them in the summer - their summer song is less obvious with all the other songbird...
Changes in nature - autumn and fall.
Changes in nature - autumn and fall.
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Expresso coffee maker.
I found this lovely little expresso maker. It makes a Bialetti mini express. single shot and takes about 3 minutes on a flat top stove or hotplate. I have seen these in a double shot version too. It measures a tiny 15 cms tall. and is called L Bialetti mini...
Expresso coffee maker.
Expresso coffee maker.
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Year of the spider?
I heard it on the news that this year there are Web in the log pile. many more spiders about, due to the mild weather and increase of numbers of insects. In the misty mornings, just as the sun is coming up, I have seen many, many cobwebs glistening with dew...
Year of the spider?
Year of the spider?
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Mouthwatering?
Freshly made french bread sitting, still warm. The aroma makes your mouth water! Sundays in France are vide-grenier day. It means empty the attic. Like car boots or yard sales. Fresh french bread. What better way to pass the day than searching for that spec...
Mouthwatering?
Mouthwatering?
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Merry Christmas one and all.
Christmas day 2013 has passed really calmly here in France. It has rained all day and I am still in my PJ's, even now at 8pm.  The festivities have passed and the family is relaxing in front of the tv watching one of their Christmas presents. Our meal today...
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