They are made of that expensive slippery Missoni rayon jersey and I don't know how, but it laddered like a pair of nylons. A great candidate for an extensive bout of underpatching with sashiko. I cut up a neon yellow t shirt from daughter's old summer camp to back the areas and attached it with pickstitch in three strands of pink floss. I wear them more now.
Three strand floss
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