October 2013

Fall Patchwork

I have some great news - this is happening: 

patchwork oakland november 24th

Yarn Gone Wrong

I've tagged this post "inspiration" but this is inspiration for what NOT to do...EVER. ever, ever, ever!

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This is a knitted wedding dress designed by Yves St. Laurent in 1965.

 

Seriously, I can't! I don't even have the words

There's also something vaguely umpa-lumpa-ish. But apparently, this is high fashion.

 

National Stationery Show?!

So.... I JUST found out that there is a National Stationery Show that's apparently been going on annually for the last 68 years! Why have I never heard of this? An entire convention filled with prettily designed paper products

(from Iron Curtain Press)