Sara’s baby shower

My (sewing) friend Sara just had her 4th baby – a gorgeous baby boy, and that’s a good reason for a sewing celebration❤ Several bloggers have been planning it (and actually doing the sewing) for quite a while, but, I ran for the “Best Procrastinator” Award (blame it on a chaotic work schedule and after-school activities) and didn’t start sewing… Continue reading Sara’s baby shower

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Berlin Coat – Blog Tour

Did you remember the lovely Moiano coat, from Straight Grain, that I made back in May? It’s the perfect jacket to get us through our Mediterranean winters: mild temperatures (usually never bellow +10ºC), wind and a bit of rain as well. Still, as much as I loved it (I would ranked it among one of my all time favorite… Continue reading Berlin Coat – Blog Tour

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The Allie Dress and Blouse (Children’s Corner pattern)

It’s not actually easy for me to post about Children’s Corner pattern without sounding too repeating. I’ve posted about so many already❤ Children’s Corner patterns have been my favorites ever since they I learned about them (long long ago) and since then I’ve become an avid collector – I picked several from eBay sales and a stock-off… Continue reading The Allie Dress and Blouse (Children’s Corner pattern)


CC’s new pattern: Nora’s Knit Dress

A few months ago I had one of the most amazing surprises of my “blogging” life🙂 I had the pleasure to meet (in real life), one of the new owners of the Children’s Corner store, when she was visiting Lisbon!! (PS: If you follow this blog, you know how much I love CC patterns. A lot!!!) I was… Continue reading CC’s new pattern: Nora’s Knit Dress

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Anspired | Improvisational Pleated Hanami

Today is all about An❤ It all started when Suz send an email asking a group of sewing bloggers to celebrate An’s inspiration and our love for StraightGrain patterns. Obviously, I was in!! I knew An before she even started designing patterns and I’ve always been captivated by her approach to children clothing, unique designs and sense… Continue reading Anspired | Improvisational Pleated Hanami

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Moiano Coat – Blog Tour

It might be a bit odd to sew a new coat when summer finally decided to surprised us around here, but considering this particular pattern is from the amazing An from Straight Grain, I suppose that’s all I needed to know , right? The coat pattern in question is called Moiano and you’ve probably already spotted it in the social… Continue reading Moiano Coat – Blog Tour