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
If you life in the northern hemisphere, fall might just as well arrived. Yet, and because we live in Portugal (South Europe), we’re still making the most of our late summer weather (and wardrobe). So shameless,I will use it as an excuse to keep showing you some summer sewing that never made it here 🙂 It… Continue reading Summer Classic | Jacqueline
Tell me this also happens to you: You got yourself a new pattern but you don’t have a clue on how to start it. Every single piece of fabric in your stash just doesn’t seem right for it and even after seeing some great versions from other persons, you still can’t make it happen! This… Continue reading A peasant-style tiered dress anyone ?
By now, I hope you can all relate to the feeling of ‘Better late than never‘, so without further delay here’s my KCW July 2014 recap (sorry for the delay 😉 ). For the Summer challenge, I favored simple summer dresses that, hopefully, will be making their way into fall (thinking about adding a cardigan… Continue reading KCW July 2014 – Recap
Usually KCW starts earlier for me – I tried to sew one week in advance so that I can find some time to blog about the projects during the actual KCW. For this KCW July 2014 I did managed to sew in advance (all but one very special project, which is still in the making… Continue reading Day Four: KCW July 2014
There were a couple of patterns I knew I wanted to sew for KWC: Children’s Corner Frannie (dress) was definitively on the top of my list. KCW recommends to sew for 1 hour/day and I knew I would be able to complete this dress within that time frame (yes, that’s as simple especially if you… Continue reading Day Three: KCW July 2014