Claire Irving

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A lesson learnt in 2016: integrity is far more important than people-pleasing

There’s little I haven’t done to make people like me. I’ve stayed up all night to make three batches of lemon birthday macarons for a colleague I had …

Leonard Cohen Makes It Darker

At eighty-two, the troubadour has another album coming. Like him, it is obsessed with mortality, God-infused, and funny.<p>When Leonard Cohen was twenty-five, he was living in London, sitting in cold rooms writing sad poems. He got by on a three-thousand-dollar grant from the Canada Council for the …


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A Stitching Odyssey

Late last year I collaborated with Minerva Crafts on a review of Vogue 9075 for Sewing World magazine. With spring/summer just around the corner …

UK Fashion and Lifestyle Blog

Monday, 30 April 2018<p>Oh hey there! You may have seen over on my IG that I've finally stopped talking about modifying the Lady Skater bodice into a …

But it can't be from Dolly Clackett. She gave me an Easter egg!

The password is "CATCH YOURSELF ON"<p>Ah hello, it's yourselves.<p>Yes, it has been a while... I just can't seem to get back into the swing of regular …