Catalogue of Sorts

What I wear, when I wear it, and how it works on my bike

Still Here, More or Less

I’m still going through and throwing away or donating many things in moth storage. I’m also still buying things. Specifically, I have bought a couture St John dress from the … Continue reading

August 7, 2018

It’s Nearly June

Today, I have a long day, including a philanthropy meeting. I’m wearing my incredible floral Ella Bakers and a new dress from Nordstrom’s house brand Halogen. It’s really comfortable and … Continue reading

May 24, 2018


I was rolling along with my Stowe bags when the bobbin winder on my 50 year old Singer popped off. I was not entirely surprised (when I oiled the machine … Continue reading

April 23, 2018

Working, Sewing, Riding, Not Documenting

I have cut Simplicity 8682 from a poly rayon print. It’s a simple dress with minimal shaping, no collar, short sleeves. It should be a very quick project but I … Continue reading

April 19, 2018

My Schedule is Dumb

I don’t even know if I’m coming or going anymore. I managed to bike today–it was drizzling slightly, but warm and not crowded. I wore the Nau rain pant over … Continue reading

March 27, 2018

Monday, Quite Cold

I am dressed entirely in synthetics today (spandex, acrylic, nylon), save my wool overcoat, gloves and hat. And I am cold. Cold. I just can’t get warm, though I have … Continue reading

February 12, 2018

Monday, Cold

I am nearly finished with the cape. After struggling with the buttonhole, I’ve reached a point where it’s functional and not too unattractive. Now all that’s left is hemming (the … Continue reading

February 5, 2018

Sick, busy, still busy and sick!

Today I am wearing the world’s best Ugg lounge pants and top–they were a Christmas present–because I am sick. Yesterday, I went to work and to Book Club. I wore … Continue reading

January 23, 2018

Cold, Busy, More Cold, More Busy

I did manage to bike to work three times this month–once when it was frigid, once when it was warm and once when it was snowy. I’ve been wearing my … Continue reading

January 17, 2018

New Year! New Week! New Skirt!

Travel is done for now. The office is more or less open again. I biked in single digits last week but not today at the start of another unseasonably warm … Continue reading

January 9, 2018



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