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

Tag Archives: folkwear

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

Friday, Dinner

We went across the street for dinner at the Greek steakhouse. (I like the flaming cheese). I wore the Cloister dress, which is comfortable and warm, but is definitely Too … Continue reading

February 14, 2014

Friday, Being Silly

I got a handmedown fur jacket over Christmas and went out for a ride in the snow today to get pictures. Otherwise, I’m not doing anything today.   Edited: Actually, … Continue reading

January 3, 2014

Sunday, Dark Early

I spent most of today looking for a lost file on my skydrive. In between, I traced Vogue 1239. I’m a little concerned that I am in over my head with … Continue reading

December 2, 2013

Sunday, I Need a Little Rest

We went to a delicious breakfast that took longer than expected because of a 10:00am liquor license. Then I went to the local Halloween festival and had an afternoon cocktail … Continue reading

October 27, 2013

Saturday, Done!

Today, I finished the Folkwear 261 Paris Promenade dress. Pattern 261 apparently replaced Pattern 504, which was produced in conjunction with the Metropolitan Museum of Art. 504 is out of … Continue reading

October 26, 2013

Sunday, the Folkwear Problem

One of the unfinished projects in the sewing stuff is Folkwear 261, the Paris Promenade Dress–replacement for Folkwear 504, the 1920 afternoon dress. I don’t recall precisely why I set … Continue reading

October 20, 2013 · 1 Comment

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