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Altering your clothes part 2: Fun hems and haws for winter break

Olivia Jones

December 8, 2010

I know that I just wrote a sewing article, but I want to keep everyone sufficiently busy over the long winter break. When those long listless days of missing Whitman kicks in, pull out your mother's, neighbor's or friend's sewing machine and start altering your wardrobe  so you can  impress your friends...

Thrifty Whitties: Caring for your clothes installment II: post-laundering

Olivia Jones

November 11, 2010

If you want your clothes to look nice, there is one thing you absolutely must do: store them properly. That means hang anything dressy and fold the rest. The trick of folding is to fold them while they're still warm from the dryer, before any wrinkles set in. Most of us, myself included, don't have time...

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