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Still no sewing, but… Pattern excitement!

Got to Spotlight (chain fabric/home dec/craft/party stuff store, for my non Aussie mates) today and raided the Vogue patterns because they were on sale for $7 instead of the usual approx. $30. Had to call in Mr Beloved to be … Continue reading

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Still no sewing, but….

This was meant to post last week but we have been having LOTS of technical issues, grrrrrr. Today (this would have been Tuesday 10th)I did get out to Spotlight, and had a lovely browse while Mr Beloved was off looking … Continue reading

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Wednesday was a very loooooooong day.

Warning:epic post! Yesterday was a loooooooooong day. Not just for me, but for poor Mr Beloved – since I’m still not allowed to drive (stupid fainting thing!) he has to play chauffeur. He is the world’s most patient man. First … Continue reading

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Of sewing, cabbages, and silly Emmalumpdogg things.

So I bought a dress pattern for the first time in years… The Eva dress pattern from Tessuti. It’s one you download and either print at home and stick lots of sheets together, or take to somewhere like Officeworks who do … Continue reading

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A Day Out… and another birdy photo

So today we went for a little drive.  Out to Crows Nest, to visit an antique store. We took a writer friend with us, since she has a similar twisted sense of humour. (You really must clicky for biggy on … Continue reading

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Semester 1, 2013…

So the first day back at uni went okay.  I had an appointment with the Disability Resources Officer, who is lovely, just to update my details and check that everything was going smoothly.  Turns out she’s a Georgette Heyer fan … Continue reading

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Very long time no post…

So, where have I been? Let’s just say, depression SUX. To the point where I had to withdraw (after the cut off date, which now involves additional paperwork to fix, groan)  from my Semester 3 unit for Uni, which really … Continue reading

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So. Tired.

Ugh. So I just LOVE having rapid cycling Bipolar Disorder.  Yep.  Love it.  Because now I have moved into what the psychiatrist calls a ‘mixed state’ which translates as ‘don’t know if I’m going to be ok or burst into … Continue reading

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Living in the panopticon*

Recently some cards inviting me to become part of the latest massive customer loyalty scheme for one of Australia’s supermarket duopoly arrived in the post. I will NOT be participating. You might find this surprising, given that I live my … Continue reading

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It’s been… a week.

So I got my assignment in on time, Yay. After wasting YET ANOTHER HOUR of tute time going over the assignment AGAIN!  *headdesk* Fair dinkum, there had better be close to full damn marks for EVERYONE for this bloody thing. … Continue reading

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