Monthly Archives: May 2014

Catwalk Patchwork

Fantastic use of patchwork geometry and fabric matching. I’m pleased to post this photo of Christine Phung’s 2014/15 Autumn/ Winter collection in Paris… and I was lucky enough to be asked to sew the skirt! Visit Christine’s Website to see the whole collection.

Christine Phung Winter Collection


Dou Dou

The cross stitching boutique near my apartment gave me the inspiration for this cross stitched blankie or ‘dou dou’ as the french call it. La croix et la manière have that reassuring way of only selling beautiful things so one doesn’t have to think too hard about which colours to choose or which ‘abecedaire’ to follow. Wherefore art thou…