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Work Basket Wednesday – Beach PJ’s – Update

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cutting the pattern pieces apart.

I forgot that I had ‘scheduled’ this post to post automatically.  I thought I would finish writing it and post it this evening, after returning home from knitting night.  sheesh. Continue reading “Work Basket Wednesday – Beach PJ’s – Update”

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Workbasket Wednesday – Beach Pajamas

Resort wear brought to us from the 1920’s! These are not the flannel pj’s that we see out and about today. These were not EVER meant to be worn to bed. These are the type that you’d like to be seen in public. They can be made from cotton, but also from silk or silk-like synthetics. Continue reading “Workbasket Wednesday – Beach Pajamas”

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Work Basket Wednesday – Easter hats

The white one!!!

Irving Berlin – Easter Parade Lyrics

In your easter bonnet, with all the frills upon it,
You’ll be the grandest lady in the easter parade.
I’ll be all in clover and when they look you over,
I’ll be the proudest fellow in the easter parade.
On the avenue, fifth avenue, the photographers will snap us,
And you’ll find that you’re in the rotogravure.
Oh, I could write a sonnet about your easter bonnet,
And of the girl I’m taking to the easter parade. Continue reading “Work Basket Wednesday – Easter hats”