https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H7BFdjDDJ2Q Gentle reader, I keep threatening to spew out a torrent of books like a cyclone from which the world may never recover -- bwahaha. But seriously. My life is about finding the time and energy to choose from the millions of things I want to do, and then doing as many of them [...]
You know me and the vintage copyright-free artwork! https://www.flickr.com/photos/britishlibrary/
http://www.gutenberg.org/files/15147/15147-h/15147-h.htm Beeton's Big Book is a definitive resource for all things hand sewing. You can buy it on amazon, or access it for free courtesy of Project Gutenberg at the link above.
At the dawn of Vogue, long before Oprah, Martha, or HGTV, there was Priscilla Publishing. About 100 years after its heyday, Priscilla still has a fan base – not too shabby. I'm late to the Priscilla party, only having found out about it recently. It's become a bucket list item for me to contribute to [...]