Menswear


Another Jedediah for Hubby
Pattern: Jedediah Pants from Thread Theory Fabric: Marine blue twill from Goldhawk Road I made this pants for hubby last summer and decided to blog about it now. I don’t know why I haven’t blogged about it yet, but here he is. This is not my first Jedediah pants, and sure will not be the last one either. The pattern fits hubby like a glove. He thinks it’s comfortable to wear and the width and the length is perfect. I took these pictures […]

Good old Jedediah.


Matching pocket square and bow tie
Name: Elsa (Frozen) Pattern: Martini dress from Capital Chic patterns Bow Tie pattern from Tie-a-Tie Fabric: Second hand table cloth from Fretex So pleased about this table cloth dress.   Yes, table cloth! I was so happy  that the table cloth had enough for my dress and for a pocket square and bow tie for hubby as well! I thought we looked very good together yesterday if I might say so myself. *Selfbragging* Elsa dress is my second Norwegian Constitution Day dress. […]

Happy birthday, Norway!


M2447 for Hubby
Pattern: McCall’s M2447 Fabric: Marin blue shirting from Goldhawk Road in London This men’s shirt is my pride and joy! I made this shirt for my boyfriend, which is too tall for the picture frame (Haha), as a Christmas present. It’s the first time I have  giving him something handmade for Christmas. He was so pleased and with some itsy bitsy small changes on the next shirt it’ll fit him better as well. This is my first go at the […]

Shirts instead of skirts



Trippel Paxsons
Pattern: Paxson Sweater from Seamwork. Fabric: Various of knits I have really been good so far this year. One of my new years resewlution was to do more unselfish sewing for the family. So, so far this year I’ve sewed a sweater and a shirt for mom and dad for the lunar new year, an exact same skirt as mine tulip skirt for my sister, and how’s left? You got it, my three B’s. So who are they? You might […]

The three B’s.


Pattern: Paxson jumper from Seamwork Mag, and Bruyere shirt from Deer and Doe. Fabric: Marine blue knit and dark purple bi-stretch. The Vietnamese new year this year was on February 8th. So I for once wanted to be a good daughter and give my parents something nice for the holiday so I started sewing this. It was my first time sewing both of these patterns and luckily it fitted them both! First of is my dad’s Paxon jumper. It was […]

Happy Lunar Year 2016!


Timon
The last few days I wanted to make a shirt done before I went home for the summer. And I did it! I finished the shirt on Tuesday night before we went home yesterday (Wednesday). But that was not without complications.. The Negroni Shirt from Colettie Patterns, and piece of my Flora Dress from By Hand London. Monday I had assembled the Negroni printed pattern, marked the size I wanted, traced the pattern to tracing paper and cut out all […]

Sewing machine disaster!