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Claire Shaeffer Couture Jacket- Part 1,Toile

Claire Shaeffer Couture Jacket- Part 1,Toile

I’ve just started on my Claire Shaeffer Custom Couture Collection Jacket from Vogue Patterns, V8621.  This is my first challenge to myself for the New Year!  The pattern gives wonderful couture hand sewn instructions and the jacket itself features: Keyhole Neckline Waist Seam Bound Buttonholes…

Papiers a la Mode Exhibit

Papiers a la Mode Exhibit

Last week for the New Years holidays we had a girl’s day out visit to The Baker Museum at Artis-Naples in Naples, FL.   My mother Diane, my niece Paige and my daughter Amelie & I went to see the exhibit Papiers a la Mode: The Exquisite Art of Isabelle…

Top 5 Goals for 2014 and RTW Fast

Top 5 Goals for 2014 and RTW Fast

Hope everyone had a wonderful New Year’s Eve!  I’m really looking forward to this new year, especially the RTW challenge I just signed up for over at Goodbye Valentino.  Myself and some 200 +  wonderful ladies are challenging ourselves to a full year of no RTW…

Top 5 Hits and Misses of 2013

Top 5 Hits and Misses of 2013

I’ve seen so many wonderful posts from everyone participating in Gillian’s Top 5 of 2013 Posts over at her blog  Crafting a Rainbow and really wanted to participate even though it’s already the last day of the year!  I’m a brand new blogger so please excuse…