Monthly Archives: January 2015

How a spool of thread cost hundreds of dollars and an entire morning

This is a story that any sewer (or knitter, quilter, weaver etc) will completely understand. I needed topstitching thread. I got this far on a denim jacket and ran out of topstitching thread. So I went to my closest store, … Continue reading

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A new year: Cleaning up, setting up, restarting

I had a couple of weeks off over Christmas (actually, that’s not quite true – it’s my quiet period as well, so I have a fair amount of time, but on these 2 weeks I did no working-work). I had a … Continue reading

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