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I should be sewing

At least, that’s what my closet tells me. Looking at my summer clothes, especially those suitable for a holiday in the south of France soon, makes it very clear that I should have some new clothes. But there is very little time for sewing and my sewing mojo has completely disappeared. I’ll make do with some rtw.

I would like to thank you all for reading my blog and for the lovely comments on my last two jackets. I’ve seen quite a few new names in the comments, so nice you are reading and taking the time to comment.

I’ll be away from blogland for a few weeks. Trying to get some energy again and hoping to find my mojo back for fall sewing. See you sometime in August or September again.

Have a great summer!


  1. Have a very long at happy holyday. I hope you get a lot of inspiriation and energie of it.
    Geniet van je vakantie, af en toe lekker niks is ook fijn. Koop een leuke jurk voor jezelf, misschien is dan de "moet" ervan af.
    groetjes Diana

  2. I succumbed to rtw too since I am taking so darn long to finish my wedding outfit and I desperately needed some summer tops.

  3. relax and enjoy your time off.
    The sewing mojo will return!

  4. Hello Sigrid - Enjoy your long vacation, I'm sure you'll return full of energy and wonderful ideas! I enjoy reading your posts and seeing how you work through the challenges.

  5. Oui, Sigrid, have a great, re-energizing holiday!!! The south of France sounds c'est vrai!

  6. Happy a great holiday in France. I love your blog. You are an excellent teacher and a source of inspiration.

  7. Have a great holiday,and just relax there is no sewing or blog police??? and rtw is no crime see you when you're back refreshed and ready to go.

  8. You never know, maybe you'll get inspired by those sassy French ladies and their chic styles. Have a nice holidays!

  9. Have a good time & enjoy! Back home, mail me.

  10. Sounds like the summer mentality has already begun. You'll probably find yuorself content with less clothes and dressing more simply in the south of France if that's where life is leading you :) Genieten je zomer (I'm sure I said that wrong:-P )

  11. Be well and enjoy your holiday!

  12. Enjoy your holiday and wear your RTW gleefully!

  13. Hi Sigrid, hope you are enjoying your summer break. no summer here!! And no sewing either. oh well, not to worry.

  14. Have a great holiday .. we ALL should be sewing instead of blogging!!!

  15. Stopping in to say hello and check on your vacation :)


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