So, anybody paying attention to my facebook yesterday will take note that I was off to the studio this fine *Sunday in May (*read: raining) to have a big old sort through of all my hoarded stuff, fabric stash and general studio de-clutter before the big move!
I will allow pictures to tell the story of my day….
It was obvious I hadn’t been to the studio for a while…
Little wall of thank yous!
The note on the dress says ‘Fix me’… it’s been there a while!
One of my fave finds!
Another favourite! This cost a fortune thus why I only have a smidge!
This pic doesn’t do the colour justice but I love this one too!
And this one! It’s gorgeous and fleecy and makes me want to sleep! The next person I know to have a baby girl is getting something out of this.
The true extent of my fabric stash!
Free to a good home!
Anybody into quilting? More scraps free to a good home!
So this is a little family heirloom filled with patterns from yesteryear. My Great-Grandma’s stash, My Grandma’s, My Mothers and Mine. Some of these patterns date back to the early 1900’s. Some have come in and gone back of fashion twice in that time! A real treasure I plan on keeping hold and passing on to whichever niece I can convince sewing is cool.
Circa 1930… My grandmas or great-grandmas!
The mothership actually used to make this stuff for us as kids…. I was the spitting image of the blonde for a number of years.