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Not everything

You know the saying “I want to be Barbie- that b*tch has everything”? Well, actually, no. What she doesn’t have is a set of bedsprings. Mattresses, yes. Sheets, pillows, quilts- check. But no springs. So. Enter me, wanting bedsprings because … Continue reading

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New Nancy outfit!

This is a copy of the European vintage outfit “Sorbonne” 1679 (1966). The bodysuit was knitted for me by Ann MacKenzie and the vest and skirt are green silk velvet lined in black satin. The shoes are vintage and the … Continue reading

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Once more into the breach

I was hoping to be able to post pictures of Nancy’s Sorbonne outfit by now… but I screwed up the skirt and have to take the waistband back off and insert pleats. On the upside, I did find the hat … Continue reading

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Rainy Friday with thunder

Today is my day for chores… partly because instead of Monday I have this Sunday off. So naturally, it’s pouring and will be all day. This morning I’m doing laundry even though I can’t hang it out and will have … Continue reading

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Day 251

Well, Romjul (the period between Boxing Day and New Year’s Eve) is over. This afternoon I’ll be putting away the Christmas boxes and the wreath for another year- although Emily has asked that the movies and books stay out for … Continue reading

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Day 911

Mostly today, I took the day off and read. I was going to finish Nancy’s outfit and get a picture to post tonight… and the shoes are just wrong. The one original shoe is great but the new pair… they’re … Continue reading

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Day 930

Here’s something I don’t understand- limited edition dolls (or anything else really). Yes, I know it’s a marketing technique and yes, I know how it is supposed to function… but wouldn’t it make more money for the company in an … Continue reading

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