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treasure hunting at estate sales.

one of my favorite things to do throughout the year in portland is go to estate sales. usually i find many treasures. one of the particular kinds of treasures i like is paper ephemera. i collect vintage sewing items and … Continue reading

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encore, schiaparelli!—and my trip to france.

so, since i recently got a scanner, i decided to go pull some files from the basement. one of them was my trip i took to france in may of 2004. that’s where i saw the schiaparelli exhibit. i designed … Continue reading

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i may need a jacket like this…

i got a book at the library….women’s wear of the 1920’s: with complete patterns.

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