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Sunday night already. Boo. Why does the weekend have to fly by so quickly! I got back from the movies a few hours ago having gone to see Beauty and the Beast. This is not the kind of movie I'd normaly venture to see, but I was interested to see the costume...


Last weekend I attended the annual 50's Fair at Rse Seidler House. I look forward to the fair everywhere as an opportunity to get dolled up in my best 50's get up and shop and mix with like minded indivduals. In Sydney this is one of the premiere vintage...


Over the past couple of years I’ve seen a big increase in the availability of sewing patterns being released by independent labels. By independent labels, I refer to women (and a few men) starting up their own range of sewing patterns for sale. Often...


Inspiration comes from many sources for me. I get inspired by someone I will see on TV or in films, images I will see in magazines, and more often than not, people I see on the streets. There have been many a times I have been caught looking at someone...


My 30th birthday was fast looming over the horizon and I wanted to make sure I put the effort in to celebrate. More time spent thinking about how to treat myself and celebrate, less time thinking that it is a farewell to my twenties!
I became aware of...


I had to call my first blog post for Bobbin Baste ‘Finally I'm here’....I just had to. I’ve been wanting to write a blog for so long now (my family and friends can concur with this having heard me talk about it FOREVER); so thankfully it is now finally...