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Three Pieces

August 16, 2014
Three Pieces

As I careen about the country this summer, I find that I crave comfort.  T-shirts are on top of the list.  I managed to refashion two before I left on my last adventure.  This one started off as a classic man’s t-shirt.  I changed the neckline, took in the sides, hemmed it shorter, and...

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The Ode Series, #6

July 17, 2014
The Ode Series, #6

Inspiration comes in many forms.  Sometimes it’s as simple as the color of a cardinal in a leafy tree.  At other times it can be more complex, whether in the form of a book or perhaps a song.  Extraordinary people inspire as well, enabling us to see a different and better way of doing...

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Oops! I Did It Again

July 9, 2014
Oops! I Did It Again

It all started with a pair of super comfortable rayon pants and a white shirt.  It’s hot and I’m not going anywhere today.  My intention was to unpack and do laundry, in addition to some recording work that I can do from home. Then I wondered how this linen vest would look as another...

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A Meditation

June 24, 2014
A Meditation

In order to stay healthy and age well, we’re told to exercise, eat properly, and unplug periodically.  Meditation is often recommended as a way to relax, lower our blood pressure, and increase our sense of well-being.  Back in the 70′s I practiced TM (Transcendental Meditation as taught by Maharishi Mahesh Yogi) and I still...

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Summer Slouch

June 13, 2014
Summer Slouch

Another day, another outfit!  Today it was all about volume, obviously.  Give me the least constricting, most comfortable items possible, add a few accessories and step out the door.  There’s something about wearing things I’ve made/upcycled that satisfies me.  I don’t necessarily think they’re brilliant all the time, but at least they’re unique and...

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My Bags Are Packed

June 2, 2014
My Bags Are Packed

  Time to hit the road again.  This time I’m going to shut off my computer for a bit in order to breathe and focus on each moment as it comes.  Of course, I’ll still be putting on my bracelets and fussing with shoes; some things will never change, hopefully.  I’ll probably peek at...

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