Red and wed!

My love of ethnic dress takes me to many exotic locales, some of which are not as straightforward as they may seem. Ten points to the person who can tell me where this… Continue reading

Romance wasn’t exactly born…

Do you ever get sick of having a normal pet like a cat or dog (sorry, Suki and Kelly!)? Don’t you sometimes think it would be fun to have, oh, I don’t know,… Continue reading

Highway out of the comfort zone

Sometimes it’s fun to step out of your comfort zone. Speaking in front of people ranks close to having to swim with sharks for me, but for some reason if I’m teaching people… Continue reading

Baby love

Babies seem to be everywhere these days!! All my friends seem to be having them, which means a fair amount of time is taken in making presents to welcome the little ones into… Continue reading

Tussling with tassels

How are all you Self-stitched September participants going with the challenge? I’m finding days when I don’t have to go out more of a trial than those when I have to make an… Continue reading

GIVEAWAY ..and diamonds on the backs of her shoes

Another Monday, another day at work… I worked yesterday too, but I’m not going to bother showing that outfit for Self-stitched September as the only self-stitched piece was the grey long-sleeved T I… Continue reading

Rounding off Spring Fashion Week

Although I’ve loved Fashion Week, I have to admit that there wasn’t much I’d actually buy – but this is not so much a reflection on what’s on the catwalks as a reflection… Continue reading

Basic beige

Having crashed back to reality after the frivolities and fancies of Fashion Week, my Self-stitched item today is a basic beige cardigan which I made from a jumper i got for $3 at… Continue reading

The dream comes to an end

Fashion Week continues tomorrow, but for me it was the last day I could attend any shows as normal life resumes… ie I have to actually go back to earning a living at… Continue reading

One night – three fashion shows

It was day one of Self-stitched September yesterday, but more on that later… it was also day three of Fashion Week so fittingly I attended three – quite different -fashion shows. First up… Continue reading