Monthly Archives: January 2008

V-E’s Day

(thanks, iStockPhoto) For the delicious Mrs. E and me, Valentine’s Day present something of a dilemma. Should we stay in and have a delectable dinner with very good wine? Alone or with friends? Should we trust ourselves to a restaurant? … Continue reading

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Attila, the Tailor

Yup, it’s official; I’m part corkscrew. The right shoulder is a little off. Of course, I should have caught this, but my tailor shop doesn’t have a 3-way mirror and the first time I saw the back (where I can … Continue reading

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An Easy and Elegant Palette

(This image is from Bicgraphic.com) Before we get into pattern mixing, I thought we might like to mix it up with colour. Below, you’ll find a few ideas for a basic color palette, that’s not too basic. Well, aside from … Continue reading

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