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My New Address

You can now find my blog Here at Gorgeous Fabrics! I’ll be tweaking it over the next few days, but please reset your pointers to this address. I promise this will be the last move for a long time – … Continue reading

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Why I’m Quiet

Nothing bad, but when I did the post complaining about the no-advertising fees, the wonderful Leslie (my web developer) came to me and said she could move the blog to Gorgeous Fabrics and free me from ever having to pay … Continue reading

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Slow but Steady…

Will get the lace trench finished. Here’s where life stands thus far. DH’s job is insane right now. He’s the tech lead for getting the websites up and running for one of the largest H&B companies in the world. The … Continue reading

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Dressing for the Now

I had a couple of interesting experiences recently. First is the close call I had with the Lady Gray muslin. I’ve decided to make the McCalls instead, but I was mildly disappointed, not with LG, but with myself. I’m glad … Continue reading

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Shameless Plug – Fashion Sewing Supply

Hello kittens! I’m still floating on air after my appointment today, and I only have a few minutes to post, but I wanted to give a big shout out for Pam’s new website, Fashion Sewing Supply. First I need to … Continue reading

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I had a follow-up with my medical oncologist today. So far everything looks great – all the bloodwork is normal. Fingers crossed!!!

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Moving Day

Well folks, I finally decided I had enough. So here I am at WordPress. Welcome to Gorgeous Fabrics and my Gorgeous Blog! I’ll be adding posts, both archived links from my old blog, and new ones, over the foreseeable future. … Continue reading

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Vale, Fred Bloebaum

Fred Bloebaum, owner and designer of La Fred Sewing Patterns, passed away yesterday. How very sad for the sewing community. I met her once, and she was a delightful lady. She was gracious, and generous with her knowledge. She will … Continue reading

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All’s Clear on the Western Front

 Here’s hopin’ At least that’s what it looks like for now. Fingers crossed! But I won’t have to see the inside of a doctor’s office again until November. Oh, and if (heaven forbid) you ever have to go through it, … Continue reading

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Decompression Time

Happy… whatever!

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