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The Neil’s Pyjamas

I promised Neil a pair of pyjama pants quite a long time ago.  I think I even made some, but I never gave them to him.  Then, when I was shopping for gingham, the cotton flannel was pointed out to me.  Now, to be fair, I did need some — around half a metre or […]

October 22nd, 2012
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Somewhere Over the River…

Being Australian, I’ve never really celebrated Halloween.  My parents, among many other parents of a similar age, wrote it off as an unnecessary holiday and that was that.  Maybe I’ll never understand trick-or-treating, but I’ll tell you what, dressing up sounds like an excellent idea.  A day dedicated to getting your costume on!  Why not […]

October 11th, 2012
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My Denim Jacket

Miss Sophie of les anti-modernes* wrote a blog just over a week ago about what she considers one of her foundation wardrobe items, her denim jacket.  Now that Melbourne is considering moving into spring — don’t rush, M-Town — mine is getting a lot of play.   Mine belonged to my Dad, he owned it […]

October 3rd, 2012
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