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  • Update -  Week 2

    19th May 2019

    Update - Week 2

    We blasted out a photo shoot on Tuesday morning and I got to wear some entire Ureshii outfits. I just about died of comfort and realized that the only time I wear full Ureshii within the project is in…

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  • Ladders and Laundry Cycles

    16th May 2019

    Ladders and Laundry Cycles

    After reading E's #Project333 update earlier this week, I thought you might appreciate some clarification.A: So, you didn't really explain about the ladder.E: The ladder? Well, it's just like a bedroo…

    Published by Amanda

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  • Update - Week 1

    13th May 2019

    Update - Week 1

    My dears, it is time for me to post my first weekly update and my mind feels completely blank. I wore twenty-six of my thirty-three garments. I wore eight garments two or three times. My clothing c…

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  • Project 333 - A capsule wardrobe challenge

    9th May 2019

    Project 333 - A capsule wardrobe challenge

    Hello my darlings, Emily here. It has been a silly amount of time since I updated our blog. I am here, we are well and happy, and hope you are also!Introducing my capsule wardrobe projectFor those of…

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  • Tools of the Trade

    7th May 2019

    Tools of the Trade

    Emily came home with the most wonderful news the other day - she met a local man with a scissor-sharpening machine, and he knew how to use it. It might not be immediately obvious, but this is A Clo…

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  • There's No Shame In Multiples

    7th Jun 2018

    There's No Shame In Multiples

    We've been fielding lots of inquiries recently about capsule wardrobes, which seems like a good reason to start blogging again. If we stick with it, this will be a series of pointers on how to deve…

    Published by Amanda

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  • Pockets

    7th May 2016

    Pockets

    *updated February 2017 - price upgrades no longer required ;) I’ve decided it’s time for us to have a frank discussion about one of the great sources of tension between clothing makers and clothi…

    Published by Emily

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  • Colouring

    14th Apr 2016

    Colouring

    *updated March 2018 - Our colouring page gallery is no longer posted, but you are welcome to request colouring pages any time :) This week we added a new gallery to our site. A customer suggested…

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  • Inspiration: Claudette Colbert

    4th Nov 2015

    Inspiration: Claudette Colbert

    A dear customer posted an image to our Facebook page recently. Would it be possible to make her one? Claudette Colbert, filming The Palm Beach Story, 1942 It’s a stunning and improbable d…

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  • Featured Garment: Undies

    23rd Oct 2015

    Featured Garment: Undies

    I am not a fan of underwear. Unfortunately, I am also not a fan of going commando. So, for years I wore uncomfortable undies. Too tight, too loose, too high-waisted. Don’t even talk to me about thongs…

    Published by Amanda

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  • Shirt Happens

    13th Oct 2015

    Shirt Happens

    One of the great things about our design process is that it’s collaborative. We can make a sample, edit it quickly, photograph it and find out what you think immediately. We thought we’d show you how…

    Published by Emily

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  • A Fabric Evolution

    9th Oct 2015

    A Fabric Evolution

    When Ureshii first came about, Emily knew she wanted to work with jersey/knit fabric. She looked for something that would take a stitch nicely, drape beautifully, and be readily available in a rain…

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