Monthly Archives: November 2012

Studded sleeves

The brocade skirt has been paused so I can work on this gift for my friend’s birthday. It was this calendar year, so already a massive improvement on previous gift enterprises. She’s asked for a tease, so behold a sleeve … Continue reading

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On my desk: Blue brocade skirt

This week I’m working on a skirt from Simplicity 2343 using this lush blue brocade. I was torn about which side to use because the bronze reverse is almost as fantastic. It’s second time around with this pattern because I didn’t … Continue reading

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