Being Marc Jacob’s muse

Do these earrings look familiar? Well yes, I think they do… in fact I think they look quite a lot like these ones that I made recently from tassels that cost 50c each… Continue reading

Op shopping like it’s going out of fashion

So I went to the accountant the other day and was told I owe the tax department a rather significant amount of money. Subsequently swore I would stop buying stuff that I don’t… Continue reading

Acrobats, chocolate and much, much more

One of the great things about Melbourne is how it comes alive in the spring time. There’s festivals galore, and so many of the events are free! On Friday night I rounded up… Continue reading

Place your bets… spring racing season starts!

It’s finally spring again… which means snails hiding in peony flowers, beautiful blossoms everywhere, and more to the point…the spring racing carnival looms in Melbourne and all the lay-deez are trying to get… Continue reading

Baby love #2

It really seems to be the international year of the baby this year… I actually read in the paper recently that there’s a baby boom, so it’s not just my imagination. I showed… Continue reading

Day at the Melbourne Museum #2

Have I said yet how much I love the Melbourne Museum? No? You probably worked it out for yourselves from the number of pictures in my previous post… which will be repeated or… Continue reading

Day at the Melbourne Museum #1

Now that Self-stitched September is over you won’t have to put up with crappy outfit photos of me all the time*. But don’t worry, I have some other crappy photos for you under… Continue reading

In the Navy

It’s the last day of Self-stitched September! How did the rest of you go with it? I know I didn’t post about every single outfit I wore but believe me, I did wear… Continue reading

Sweater girl

Remember the jumper I showed you not so long ago? Well I didn’t think I’d get around to doing anything to it before next winter, but it was so cold yesterday that I… Continue reading

New shoes! and an old dress

Is it OK to show you a dress even though I didn’t wear it today? It is? Good… because the reality is that I’m sitting around in (admittedly self-stitched) trackies and a windcheater… Continue reading