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Stash Couture for Father’s Day

Small motor skills may diminish in one’s hands after 75 years of serving one’s country and working to provide for one’s family. However, dignity should not diminish with age… A small gift for one who has given so much…. Based … Continue reading

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Can you Make Me a Dress for Tonight?

Two malls, three mail order catalogs, and at least 8 stores later, it became apparent that current junior fashions are not constructed for a girl over 6 feet tall! So, the decision to “let Mom try to make something” was … Continue reading

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The Instant Gratification/Destashification Skirt

My daughters requested skirts – the type with the wide elastic as the waistband. A trip to the mall was required before I understood what was being requested, but the girls were correct – the skirts were going to be … Continue reading

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