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19 August 2011

Happiness Is......

Finding the perfect 100% cotton velvet in Royal Purple. Finally!

Thankyou SO much to all the people who suggested various stores.

Rennaissance Fabrics!


You wouldn't believe how many rayon mixes, and non-Royal Purples I've gone through!

I've had a great time today, discussing the design and making of the Bishop's Cope on the Facebook Historic Embroidery group. Everyone has been tremendously helpful :-)

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4 Comments:

Blogger Montreat Designs said...

Where did you end up finding success?

I am happy for you!!

Friday, August 19, 2011  
Anonymous Rachel said...

That is a truly gorgeous colour. I'm glad you found some at last!

Saturday, August 20, 2011  
Anonymous Renaissance Fabrics said...

We are glad you found us, too! And even more glad that you told your friends about us.

Thanks so much!

Friday, September 16, 2011  
Blogger Kimberly Servello said...

Gorgeous fabric. I know what you mean about trying to find a non-synthetic velvet. What I don't understand is, once you've seen a cotton velvet why would you want a synthetic one??! ( we can't even dare to hope that silk velvet's would be in our budget!)

Wednesday, October 12, 2011  

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