Category Archives: fashion

my vintage sewing pattern collection.

perhaps i’ve mentioned before that i have a vintage sewing pattern collection. it’s intense. i’ve been collecting them for about 15 years, and i have about 1000. i haven’t counted them in a long time, and i hadn’t really bough … Continue reading

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diana vreeland.

this lady is an inspiration to me. if anyone had gusto, i believe that is was diana vreeland. the fashion editor character on ‘funny face’ was allegedly modeled after her. she spent 25 years at harper’s bazaar writing an unusual … Continue reading

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isabella blow.

isabella blow was the fashion director at tatler, the designer’s muse of philip treacey, and a discoverer of famous british fashion models.  she suffered from depression and killed herself by imbibing some weed killer in 2007. i wish that she … Continue reading

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