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Guest Author: Sally Cronin: The Sewing Gene

It is lovely to have Sally Cronin as my guest today to bring back memories. As I have, like my grandmother, always ‘sewn with burnt thread’ as the saying goes, my dressmaking skills are minimal… although I always loved embroidery … Continue reading

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Panic in the dressing room…

It’s been one of those days where you’re glad when its done; The glacial warehouse had opened at one I had gone for my costume, that still didn’t fit, And I stood while she pulled, tucked and pinned it a … Continue reading

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