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Packing with a Plan

Readers, A month from now I’ll be in London for the Fashion and Textile Museum’s short course Tailoring with Savile Row Tailors.  More than a week ago I started thinking  about what to pack in case I needed time to sew or buy something for this trip....

Temperamental Journey

Readers, It’s late August, the Minnesota State Fair is underway, and tomorrow’s forecast is for the upper 90s. But my mind has turned to sewing for fall. Tomorrow I’ll leave on a ten-day trip to Ohio and New York. By the time I get back to the sewing...

What Works/What Doesn’t

Readers, Maybe you remember a post titled Anatomy of a Dud: The Green Scarf, in which I modeled a regrettable purchase. I’ve rethought that post. Oh, I still think the scarf is a dud for me. And I was imposing a look on myself, and that doesn’t work. So,...

Planning Zones

Readers, Part of getting things sewn (the activity) and Getting Things Sewn (the blog) is designing my sewing space.  I was going to write “redesigning my sewing space,” but that implies I designed it at one time.  I realize now that the most I’ve...