Posts Tagged ‘vintage’

Adding to the Stash

This weekend, a family friend was nice enough to give me some of her mom’s old sewing stash. I had so much fun going through everything. Check out these amazing fabrics. I’m especially in love with the wool in the center. It might make a great coat or a fun bag. And there were also…

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Bond Girl Swimsuit

I recently decided two things.  1 – I wanted to attempt working with knits, and 2 – I needed a new swimsuit.  As part of my learning new techniques, I figured why not combine the two and make myself a swimsuit. I love a good retro styled swimsuit – the only problem?  There are very…

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Old Time Recipes

We recently received a large collection of books from my Uncle Scott. Most of those books were agriculture yearbooks. There were books from the earliy 1900s all the way up to the 1990s. Now those books are actually for my husband, but I found 1 book that was calling my name. It was a copy…

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Home for the Winter

Well… it’s that odd time of year again.  You know, after you take the Christmas decorations down, but before you want to do any Valentine’s Day decorating.  What’s a girl to do? Winter Decor! But what does that mean?  When I think of winter colors I think of one of two things.  Either pale blue…

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Fashion Friday – Disco Diva

I love vintage, expecially this awesome silver vintage top with a high neckline and draped back. I really just don’t wear it enough. I think that’s got something to do with the generic style around here. I must admit I do have a tendency to look out of place in a world of t-shirts and…

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