Posts Tagged ‘embroidery’

Felt a bit shaky when I got up this morning – too much red wine at the party last night coupled with too little sleep – totally self-inflicted, so serves me right. A good full-english breakfast and a half-gallon of coffee sorted that right out. Rotated the laundry, did Rumpus’ homework with him, painfully aware […]


I guess I need to do a bit of a catchup … this week is running away from me! Tuesday: Dropped off children (with rocket for Honey who forgot her homework – particularly frustrating, as I’d installed a printer on her notepad, printed the thing off, put it in her homework folder, handed it to […]


Immortal Jeans

05Sep09

So, I have these jeans. I love these jeans. They are the best pair of jeans I’ve ever owned. Red Herring, Slim Flare, bootleg, hipsters. The only thing is, they’re getting on a bit, and starting to disintegrate. I can’t allow that to happen. So. The Immortal Jeans Project: I will repair, patch, darn and […]


I get so much satisfaction working with textiles, it’s an activity that absorbs me completely and that I enjoy so much – taking something from conception to completion and solving all the problems of design and material and construction along the way, and the opportunity to learn new techniques, to refine old ones and to […]