Monthly Archives: March 2011

Dressed for a long day

I started work at seven this morning and I’ve only just sat down after carrying on working on Mum’s dress. Luckily I’ve asked Lyndon to go out and get a bottle of wine and some cookies. Next Lent I’m definitely … Continue reading

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Dressed for missing Dirty Sue

This is the second week of sewing that Dirty Sue has missed and now I am missing her She’s at the caravan so I know she’ll be having a lovely relaxing time, which she deserves, but come back next week … Continue reading

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Dressed for the Army

Apologies for the late post but I’ve been with the Colonel and Brigadier this evening. The Colonel was that dashing that if he’d asked me to join up I would have probably signed on the dotted line without hesitation! In … Continue reading

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Dressed for a crisis averted

Close call today folks, I nearly ruined the challenge by wearing an outifit I have worn before. I popped my navy Gap tunic on with my navy River Island leggings and suddenly felt a strange sense of familiarity. So I … Continue reading

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Dressed for the Birthday Party

We’ve had a great party, mainly thanks to Jabberjacks and a group of really good friends who helped me out with moral and practical support. As you can see from the gifts around me Isla has been thoroughly spoilt and … Continue reading

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Dressed for baking

Check out my buns, what do you reckon? It’s Party Eve at the Sowerby’s; three loaves of Milk Roll purchased, cakes made and just the rest of the food and party bags to do tomorrow! Luckily lots of friends have volunteered … Continue reading

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The Cowboy Den

This Playhouse belongs to two very special boys, William and Louis Grunstein, and Karen charged me with making the curtains for it. What better material to use than this brilliant cotton cowboy fabric: There are four windows in the house … Continue reading

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Dressed in Pop Boutique

Here I am opposite my house dressed in a lovely Pop Boutique own label dress. Pop Boutique is a great shop on Oldham St in Manchester specialising in vintage clothing, accessories, furniture, vintage vinyl and kitch. There are also shops … Continue reading

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Dressed for a theatre trip

Quick turn around tonight guys; I got back from my meeting, finished a hoody and have now popped higher heels and a sparkly headband on for a trip to the theatre with Mum.  We’re off to the Royal Exchange to see Private Lives, I’m … Continue reading

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Dressed for Isla’s 4th Birthday

It’s a very special day; four years ago today, in the very place my photo is taken, I gave birth to my gorgeous little girl Isla Charlotte Sowerby. I have to say having a 10lb baby at home was no mean … Continue reading

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