I know I know I am a crappy blogger photographer and who just rushes off shots so she can go onto the next thing.
That said I did promise you all a while ago a picture of the dress I wore to my son's wedding (Marfy sort of burgundy dupioni ).
Well just now my most excellent daughter-in-law sent me this picture, of me dancing with one of my son's very best high school buddies.
I had asked Maddie if she thought I should let me hair go natural (that would be greying) and she sent this along with a note that I would maintain my "spark and energy" even in grey and white.
This kid's a real catch.
So this is my wedding dress project picture, in action:
I had a real good time at that wedding. Real good.
- I am a mother, a new grandmother, and a teacher. But whatever happens in my life, I keep sewing. I have worked as a political communicator and now as a teacher in my formal life. I have also written extensively on sewing. I have been a frequent contributor and contributing editor of Threads magazine and the Australian magazine Dressmaking with Stitches. My first book Sew.. the garment-making book of knowledge will be published in May 2018 and is available for pre-order from Amazon