Accessories, Knitting, La Droguerie, Maternity Wardrobe, Shawls, Travels etc

Done at last! Botanical Garden Lace Stole ~ L’Étole Jardin des Plantes de la Droguerie

Back when I made my red coat, I thought a lightweight stole in a subdued grey would be the perfect accessory to complement the rich colour and texture. I decided to embark on a design I'd been wanting to make for a few months - l'Étole Jardin des Plantes by La Droguerie. "Jardin des Plantes"… Continue reading Done at last! Botanical Garden Lace Stole ~ L’Étole Jardin des Plantes de la Droguerie

La Droguerie, Tips-Tutorials-Patterns, Travels etc

Tips on shopping for fabric, yarn and embroidery notions in Paris

If you're thinking of having a bit of Parisian S.E.X (Stash Enhancement EXperience, what else), you might find the following interesting. At least once every month for the the past 2-3 years, I have received emails from readers asking for pointers on fabric shopping in Paris. While I always appreciate (kind!) emails, I simply don't… Continue reading Tips on shopping for fabric, yarn and embroidery notions in Paris