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Meet the Maker ~ 7 Questions with Lynda

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Meet the Maker ~ 7 Questions with Lynda

An interview with Lynda, the lady who made Nellie Joans possible not only by handing over the reigns of her lingerie supplies shop to me but also initially, by enabling me to easily purchase the materials I required when I first became interested in bra making. 

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Mini review ~ Romy Bra by Ohhh Lulu

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Mini review ~ Romy Bra by Ohhh Lulu

More than just your standard bralette, the Romy bra by Ohhh Lulu is a lovely detailed piece of lingerie.

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Colour Inspiration ~ December 'Precious Jewels'

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Colour Inspiration ~ December 'Precious Jewels'

Emerald, Sapphire, Ruby, Turquoise and Amethyst.  These rich colours look fantastic paired with luxurious lingerie fabrics such as satin, lace and velvet.  A single colour can stand alone quite beautifully but also really shine when combined with another jewel tone.  They also look great in combination with black for a more moody styling. 

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Monthly Musing ~ Wedding Season

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Monthly Musing ~ Wedding Season

November's pretty kits were made up in soft whites, ivory and white lace.  White lingerie always makes me think about bridal wear, especially now we are coming into wedding season here in New Zealand.

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My match-up's ~ The Abbie chemise and Rosy Lady shorts : The Jane kit

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My match-up's ~ The Abbie chemise and Rosy Lady shorts : The Jane kit

This month's match-up is a quick and easy one! Two simple and classic, knit patterns that are easy to wear, wardrobe staples.

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