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Textured Skin

When I sew, I seek out textured fabric. I think the puckers and ridges created by different weaving and dyeing techniques make the clothes more interesting and luxurious to wear. Looking at the photos that Doris Ulmann took of older … Continue reading

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Color Recommendations for Older Women, 1947

Not only does hair color change as we age, but skin color and eye color can as well.  That means that colors we once loved may no longer look as good later in life.  Fashion advisers have long recognized this … Continue reading

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