Sewing for Miss M · Sewing Series

1st Japanese Sewing Week | And a Giveaway

It all started with Sara (from MadebySara) … You see, she had this (clever) idea of setting a Japanese Sewing Week and invited a few friends to join the fun. Earlier this year, I had decided that I would limit my participation in sew-alongs and tours in order to work on other projects (at the time,… Continue reading 1st Japanese Sewing Week | And a Giveaway

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Book Review | Nouveaux Intemporels Pour Enfants

As if sewing patterns weren’t enough, every once in a while I allow myself to splurge on a pattern sewing book. I prefer individual patterns, not only because they are less expensive but mainly because sewing books get easily lost in the book shelf and I end up not sewing as much as I expected… Continue reading Book Review | Nouveaux Intemporels Pour Enfants

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The [Updated] Swingset Skirt

I was lucky to “discover” Oliver+S patterns shortly after their initial debut (in 2008). My first purchase from their initial collection was the Tea Party sundress, quickly followed by the Puppet Show Tunic and Shorts (truly a must-have) and the Bubble dress. However, the Swingset Tunic (and Skirt) never went into my shopping cart! Mostly due… Continue reading The [Updated] Swingset Skirt

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Portuguese Bloggers Sew Ottobre | Winners

Congratulations!!! The (7) winners of the Portuguese Bloggers Sew Ottobre are: One-year subscription for Ottobre magazine (kids+women’s issues) | Eulalia Polo Fernandez, Mariana Biela, Emi Shimokawa, Isabel A. and Samo Gift card of 50 euros to Ottobre’s fabric shop on Etsy | Rythm Tyagi Gift card of 30 euros to Maças d’Amor fabric shop (prize provided by all the Portuguese bloggers… Continue reading Portuguese Bloggers Sew Ottobre | Winners