For the love of a pattern-matched seam

I am just in love with this feat of dressmaking, and had to share it for no other reason than that. This is a dress that Michelle Williams wears in the 2014 film* adaptation of Irene Nemirovsky’s Suite Francaise. I’m just in awe of the skill that went into both the design and the making […]

How to keep sane #1: get out of the house and into nature

Disclaimer: this is not a scientific, medical tip. It is just what I have learned from my experience, and what may be helpful to some others. I find that if I spend too much time at home, I get the blues. I become lethargic and cranky, I turn to food and bed and the telly, […]