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Colombine | A year-round favorite

Fall has been kind for us and we’ve been spoiled with warm days and gentle nights. Nonetheless, slowly, our winters clothes will be making their debut and, soon enough, warm coats and cozy knitted wool cardigans will come out of our closets.In the meanwhile, I’ve been busy renewing my girl’s closet with pretty handmades ❤ As much as… Continue reading Colombine | A year-round favorite

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

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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… Continue reading Anspired | Improvisational Pleated Hanami