I've been feeling bored and uninspired. It rarely happens, and it's probably because of this head cold and forcing myself to work. When I was younger, a cold lasted only a few days. It's not like that anymore.
Before I began keeping this blog, I made wired doll bodies and wrapped them in strips of batting. Now they have an outside-wrap of silk strips taken from kimono linings.
Synthetic kimono lining is great for cutting into narrow ribbons and making into florettes. The edges have been seared over a flame to stop fraying.
What a surprise to find wool/acrylic embroidery thread on a spool!
I'll be back when I feel "up" again. I'm never away too long.