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Personalized Recipe Recommendations and Search

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How to Create a Black Background Anywhere with this Photography Trick

Many portrait photographers dream of owning a studio with all the bells and whistles. However, some photographers who work on-location in …

Photography

Black and White Conversions: An Introduction to Luminosity

A Guest Post by Nick Rains. Warning – the following is quite advanced (even geeky) and I must assume the reader has a working knowledge of channels, …

Tutorials

What Averaged Face Photographs Reveal About Human Beauty

A while back, PetaPixel posted some features about image averaging and faces. Richard Prince created a composite portrait of the 57 faces of …

vogue 1207: FAIL, FAIL, FAIL

that about sums it up.<p>the scene: thursday night in a hotel room, spread out on the desk, project runway reruns blaring in the background, doing …

Schadenfreude

More Mid-Maternity Stripes!

So, if you've listened to my wee podcast that I posted the other day, you'll now that I am 20 weeks preggers now, AKA half way. I can feel the baby …

Crescent Variation

You guys, you have no idea how excited I’ve been to do a Crescent dress variation! Ever since Megan first showed me the graphics for the new designs, …

La Mia Boutique 05/2013

FINALLY!<br>The LMB people seem to have recovered from the general insanity of the last months.<br>Sure, this issue is not all gold, but when there are more …

Birthday Wishiesss

You know your birthday is just around the corner when you can see it on the 10 day forecast (which, btw, let’s not have rain on my birthday. …

Marc Jacobs

Refashion Friday Inspiration: Jersey Peter Pan Sweatshirt Remake

Today's Refashion Friday inspiration is one for the Southern Hemisphere massive as they enter Autumn/Winter. A cosy little sweatshirt remake with a …

What's On My Sewing Table...

This is the kind of project I <i>know</i> I'm going to get a lot of wear out of this Spring/Summer - I'm making a Ginger skirt in a dark navy denim with a …

Sewing

Breakwater pattern tester round up

<i>We have a special treat for you all today! All of these lovely ladies were kind of enough to serve as pattern testers for the new Breakwater</i> …

Clothing

Me-Made-May-13 – weekly round-up

So I’ve decided to do my MMM round-up today instead of Sunday. I’m just a rebel who won’t play by the rules (the made-up rules I imposed on …

Clothing

Me Made May ’13 – Week 3 Round-Up

Well, we’ve made it through another week of Me-Made-May! If we’re being honest here… I’m kind of struggling a little The weather has been SO awkward …

Clothing

COLETTE PATTERNS! AN INTERVIEW WITH SARAI MITNICK, EPISODE #18 OF THREAD CULT

When I decided to start a sewing podcast this past winter, one of the first people I reached out to was Sarai Mitnick, founder and designer of …

Sewing

Ballet Dress Hack, sort of...

What do you do when you ought to be working on legit projects or things on a time deadline or stuff that needs to get done before your va...

The Hollyburn Skirt - More Classes!

Hey y’all. That’s how a gal from Derbyshire talks when her limbs are sun-soaked and she can barely get her fingertips to strike keys.<p>But there is …

Skirts

Bluegingerdoll giveaway winner + Craftsy offer

The winners of two copies of the Billie Jean dress pattern are...<p>Congratulations! Please check your inbox for an email from yours truly.<br>If you didn't …

Who Makes Your Shoes?

Do you ever wonder who makes your shoes? Even though I like to make my own clothing, sometimes I forget that there are many people, each with a name …

Clothing

Winter Lace Dress - Laurel by Colette Patterns

So I'm another year older now. When did that happen?!! I remember I couldn't WAIT to turn 18; boy did that backfire ... now I break into sobs of …

Me-Made-May 2013 - Week 3

<b>MONDAY</b><p><b>Dress</b>: Bleuet dress by Deer and Doe (originally blogged here)<p><b>Shoes</b>: Pimkie<p><b>Bag:</b> Local boutique<p>My dearly beloved Bleuet was the perfect dress to …

Introducing the next pattern...the Tofino Pants!

By onMay 20, 2013 in Patterns<p>I’m so excited to introduce the newest pattern from Sewaholic Patterns, the Tofino Pants!<p>I’ve been dreaming of making …

Sewing

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3 ways to sew a rolled hem — megan nielsen design diary

Have you ever seen or done a rolled hem? This type of hem finish is usually used on lightweight and delicate fabrics, and produces a very, very small …

Sewing

Sarah Grey - Sew us yours!

Good morning and happy Monday! True to form, it's a grey and grizzly day here in London town so we thought we'd bring a little sunshine into our …

Sewing

Cambie Dress in Gingham

Guys, I love sewing. I suppose that should be obvious by now. But does it ever just hit you, out of nowhere, how absolutely madly in love with this …

Burdastyle Magazine 06/2013

I'm sorry I'so late with my review this month, I've been distracted by MMM and a couple of great guests.<p>Also, I didn't know I needed to be registered …