Category Archives: Chanel Jacket

I Have to Show You This Fabric

Check out this fabric that we just got from the atelier of the couturier on the Rue Cambon! This is so gorgeous. What you can’t really see well from the photograph is that the backing fabric is a deep, rich … Continue reading

Posted in Chanel Jacket, Fabrics

Still Here!

Miss me? I’ve dropped off the radar lately because I’ve been really busy. I’m still working on the Chanel jacket, but it’s slow going and I don’t think you’d be interested in seeing my catchstitching. I will have some things … Continue reading

Posted in Chanel Jacket, Couture, Susan Khalje

Slow Progress

Thank you, first off, for all the wonderful well wishes and prayers. I’m really touched and grateful! Now, on to sewing! Yes, I have actually been working on the Chanel jacket. But as you probably guessed from my lack of … Continue reading

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Negative!!!

I never thought in my life I would be happy to get a negative report. But the nodes came back clean and the margins are all clear. Now it’s time to heal, then the follow up starts and then I’ll … Continue reading

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Working on…

The Chanel jacket! I finally started putting needle to fabric. And of course, I promptly had to un-put needle to fabric, after I managed to catch the lining in the seam. D’oh!!! Anyway, it’s starting to take shape, and I’ll … Continue reading

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Words of Warning

You know, when you get home from the hospital after surgery, they give you a list of things you can and can’t do. You can (in my case anyway): Eat a normal diet Take a shower Rest as much as … Continue reading

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