Monthly Archives: February 2012

ArtistMum: Girls Just Wanna Have Fun………Shopping!

Today was a very successful day! I went into New York City with a specific purpose…….to buy a lace scalloped edge to match the lace I had bought last summer. The last time I went into the city, I met … Continue reading

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ArtistMum: Sew, Sew, and Sew On!

My week off didn’t start out as I had planned. I was going to sew, sew, and sew because I absolutely must get further along on the wedding dress for my daughter. I also want to make her a handmade … Continue reading

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ArtistMum: Something to Dye For

Sometimes when you’re doing a project you find that a color that you thought was perfect really isn’t what you expected. Many times I use lace for my art journals or on other projects. I found a beautiful Cluny lace … Continue reading

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ArtistMum: A Stitch in Time

Designing a wedding dress is a little like sculpting. The fabric is draped upon a dress form and then the ‘icing on the cake’ or lace is draped on top. Herein lies the major decision making and the design begins … Continue reading

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