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Summer Skirt  (Butterick 4347)
Summer Skirt (Butterick 4347)

A funny thing happened last night, as I was listening to BBC’s MI5 (called Spooks in U.K., I think).  I had The Summer Skirt in front of me and was playing around with various fabrics, buttons, and bits of lace, trying to decide what to do for pockets, and noticed it seemed to be getting warmer. Continue reading encore

apology, catch up, and sleep shift re-do

summer sleep shift
summer sleep shift

The air conditioning stopped on Saturday, and our building couldn’t get anyone out until Monday.  Instead of sweating it out we opted to go to a small, local euro-style hotel.  Boy, did that cool, dry place feel like heaven. Continue reading apology, catch up, and sleep shift re-do