Introducing Mabel

10 Jul

I realised that I had yet to introduce you all to Mabel – ain’t she a doll? She’s rocking the retro/hippy infusion look don’t ya think?


Just in case you missed the whole saga you can read about it in two instalments here and here.


3 Responses to “Introducing Mabel”


  1. Dress dummy – take two | Thimble & Threads - July 11, 2013

    […] can meet Mabel in a later post where she’s all dressed and ready to […]


  2. The Wedding Dress – part 5 of 7 | Thimble & Threads - July 19, 2013

    […] Mabel has proved herself today to be a most worthy companion, so good at standing still while I pin things on her to ensure the drape is correct. Also I’m loving seeing how the bloody wonderful but scary to sew with chiffon is draping. It catches the light and has a depth to it that is just wondrous (again – I’m blaming the language on Jane Austin). Here’s a sneak look at the insert – and while I am no Ansel Adams, I hope it can give you some idea of the fabrics splendor. Just another side note, all the photos from now on shall be a chaste in nature until the big day! […]


  3. A new dress | Thimble & Threads - November 24, 2014

    […] was a bit nervous about fitting the zipper as Mabel (my trusty me2) is no more – no longer surviving on stroofwaffles and Gouda her body no […]


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