And Our Faces, My Heart, Brief As Photos by the great John Berger is among the best book titles of all time. So I thought I should embroider it. Which I did along the convenient lines of this t-shirt I'd painted in. Instead of covering the paint, as in other mends, I outlined it and sewed the words in an arty handwriting font copied from a 1934 book called How To Draw. Cannot lie, I like this one.
Embroidery floss, two and three strand
Running stitch/fake sashiko
1934 How To Draw book
This is one of my most favorite gone-vintage-in-my-closet frocks, a black cotton number by Willi Smith with a voluminous skirt and a mother of pearl buttoned... View full details
Principal victim of the great mothpocalypse of 2017 (husband's closet), this Scottish Geelong lambswool ribbed blue cardi is nearly all darn and is a right... View full details
RIP Queen of Punk. I love my Vivienne Westwood early-90s sort-of-bondage dress, all asymmetrical in charcoal wool jersey with mysterious webbing straps that sort of... View full details