Monthly Archives: May 2012

Book Review: To Say Nothing of the Dog by Connie Willis

Five years ago, I started reading this book at the recommendation of an acquaintance, got about 150 pages in, and put it down out of lack of interest.  I don’t know why; it just wasn’t doing it for me.  Recently, … Continue reading

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The Somewhat-but-Mostly-Inaccurate Roman stola: An Update.

So, the somewhat-but-mostly-inaccurate Roman stola: I have sewed the sides together and added buttons on the sleeves. Hemmed the bottom. And ta-da! A more or less complete somewhat-but-mostly-inaccurate Roman stola. I may add embellishments in the future, such as the … Continue reading

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