A running pygmy?

May 29, 2009

Nope it’s just me. The race went really well. Much better than I had anticipated and I felt more exhilarated than exhausted afterwards. The time was 31:49, not a killer time by any means, but I blame that entirely on…

Swinging 60’s fashion style

May 22, 2009

What a gem of a book this is. I was browsing through Selfridges fashion book section in London and was just about to leave when I suddenly saw this wonderful Japanese book, Swinging 60’s fashion style. The book contains loads…

My fabric finds

May 21, 2009

Printed cotton lawn and striped seersucker cotton shirting. Black silk/rayon jersey and red cotton poplin. Soft black powernet and stretch lace ribbon. Coming home from a trip can be such a strange feeling. I’ve been back in Sweden since Tuesday…

London in pictures

May 19, 2009

I’m too tired to write something eloquent about my trip and fabric finds, so that will have to wait a bit. But here are some pictures in the meantime: Neo-Edwardian fashion in Camden. Tutti frutti houses. I’ll take one in…

London calling

May 15, 2009

Tonight I boarding a plane to London for an extended weekend trip. I’m traveling alone this time, something I have not done in over a decade, and I plan to do all the stuff that would bore my kids/partner/friends senseless,…

Running for some steam

May 14, 2009

Four years ago I stopped exercising. It was a time of big life changes, such as a divorce and a subsequent move. Which I think was why I lost my mojo. But it was still strange in some ways, because…

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