Some of you will remember from my old blog that I do a bit of patchwork quilting, and this year in March I did a few more classes before my maternity leave ended because I wanted a new project to work on throughout the year. I decided to make a quilt for my older sister, who lives and works in Suzchou, China, as a secondary school teacher, with the aim to give it to her as her Christmas present. I’m very pleased to say I made the deadline, finishing this quilt on December 23rd, with just days to spare!
We had a wedding on Saturday, and it was a nice excuse to shop for a new outfit! I don’t know why, but for the last year or so I’ve been so drawn to blue clothing! The colour of this dress was stunning, a bright electric blue, so I wanted some colourful shoes and bag… Continue reading ->
I’ve had so many links open on my phone, I fully expect Safari to crash at any moment. So, here are all the links that have amused and entertained me over the past couple of weeks. – You’ve probably already seen this, but it’s worth linking to again. The 28 Most Flawless Responses to a… Continue reading ->
Sandals – I was shopping a couple of weeks ago and saw that Famous Footwear had a two for $25 thing going on, so I grabbed these two pairs of sandals. I have always bought multiple pairs of the same shoe in different colours, and I loved the coral colour and the shimmery stone colour…. Continue reading ->
I’ve been a huge fan of Joshua Radin since about 2005 when I first discovered his 2004 EP, First Between 3rd and 4th. If you’ve watched shows like Scrubs, Parenthood, Brothers and Sisters, or Grey’s Anatomy, chances are you’ve heard his stuff. His music pulled me in straight away, and ever since then I’ve eagerly… Continue reading ->
I love classic black and white, because it always looks crisp and clean and it’s perfect any time of the year. 1. A-Line Stripe Skirt, Brown Sugar, $99.95AUD. I bought this skirt in November and it’s only been worn once so far, but I love it. A-line skirts are perfect for my body shape, and… Continue reading ->