Roman Holliday. 1983. Happy high school days.
Roman Holiday. 1953. Gregory Peck. Audrey Hepburn. Eddie Albert. Happy Vespa.This post was inspired, in part, by the rediscovery of a long-lost favorite on wexford girl.
I know, that sounds like the treatment for a typical beer ad.
But, hooray, suddenly everyone I know is blessed with a new addition to their family: James and Kay have Sofia, Pete and Elsa have Alisa, and Edu and Blanche have Luca Ysmael!!!
Three years ago, a similar thing happened -- everyone I knew (at least it seemed that way) was welcoming a new bundle into their lives. So off I went to happily purchase some japanese pattern books with the intention of sewing a few fashionable pieces for all the new bouncing babies. However, instead of pretty and dashing baby clothes sewn by my own hands, I resorted to store-bought toys, clothes, toys, and more toys.
This time I promise to put those pattern books to good use. And take a look at some of the images from these books -- just begging to be made...
2004 ISBN 4-579-10996-1
And, of course, extra bloomers for everyone!