Happy new years, everyone!

Collaboration with Minerva Crafts* Do you have any new years resolutions? I have three that I would like to share with you: No new patterns. If I manage to make three patterns I haven’t made before from my stash I can allow myself to buy one new pattern, that’s it. If I start on another pattern without buying a new one, I then have to make up three from my stash before maybe buying one new. Reduce the fabric stash. […]

Iago

Sophie’s World #3 – 2017

Hello sewing friends. I hope you have had a wonderful Christmas celebrations, eaten a lot of good food and laughed among family and friends. I certainly have, and I wished it didn’t have to end. But we have to come back to reality, work and everyday life awaits! Since the new year is approaching lightning fast nowadays I thought I’d do a little recap of what has happened to me the year that has passed and what I wish for […]


Another Vintage Shirtdress

Collaboration with Minerva Crafts* Name: Clawhauser (from Zootopia) Pattern: Vintage Shirtdress from Sew Over It Fabric: Prada self-lined crepe suiting fabric from Minerva Crafts My first guest post I made for Minerva craft I made my first Vintage Shirtdress. I like it so much I’ve been wearing it to pieces, well almost. So I think it’s about time to make a new one. This fabric was perfect for that pattern so now I have a new amazing shirtdress. CLICK HERE […]

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Piglet

Holiday season is up.

Collaboration with Minerva Crafts* Name: Piglet (from Winnie the Pooh) Pattern: Adele dress from Republique du Chiffon Fabric: Raspberry pink soft touch polyester crepe fabric from Minerva Craft. The holiday season is upon us, and for me, that means two things. Family and friends, and good food. I choose to focus on the food part because that’s more important. Well, I mean, family and friends know how I look and love me anyway! The main focus was to have a […]


All he wanted was to play jazz.

Name: Louise (from the Princess and the Frog) Pattern: Anna dress bodice with Zeena dress skirt from By Hand London Fabric: Brushed tartan cotton fabric from Minerva Crafts Happy December 1st everyone! I myself got a tea advent calendar from my husband that I have already started my day with. I love advent calendars, whether it is made of chocolate, tea or whatever it’s made out of these days. It’s not a tradition that I grew up with, but a […]

Louise

Victor, Hugo and Laverne

Layers On

Collaboration with Minerva Crafts* Name: Victor, Hugo and Laverne (the three gargoyles from the Ringer of Notre Dame) Pattern: Juniper Cardigan from Jennifer Lauren Handmade Fabric: Plain viscose and lycra stretch jersey knit fabric in burgundy, textured knitted stretch jersey fabric in thatch and John Kaldor ritual plain stretch poly spandex jersey fabric in french navy from Minerva Crafts. Even though it’s getting colder outside I still wear dresses. What are your thoughts on that? Do you wear dresses, or […]


Periwinkle is here!

Name: Periwinkle (Tinkerbells twin sister) Pattern: Elisalex dress with Flora dress from By Hand London Fabric: Sky blue cupro from Rainbow fabrics I made this dress a while back and took the photos back then too, but haven’t had the time to actually sit down and write about it. By Hand London released a new version of  Elisalex dress and I got a copy of the modified version since I already own the original. The dress had modified the bodice […]

Periwinkle

MrandMrs

Wedding post #5 – The wedding (dress).

  Name: Riley (from Inside Out) Pattern: Anna dress from By Hand London and Emerald Faille Party dress from Gertie’s Ultimate Dress Book. Fabric: Tulle with 3D blossoms from Saab Tekstil, off-white peach skin fabric and lemon yellow cotton poplin from Minerva Crafts. I love my wedding dress. It’s not very complicated, but its very me and it was comfortable to wear. A joyful dress for a joyful occasion. The shell was made out of  Anna dress bodice with 3D floral tulle […]


Wedding post #4 – The bridesmaids.

Name: Sadness, Fear, Madness and Disgust (from Inside Out) Pattern: Kim, Charlie, Elisalex and Flora from By Hand London Fabric: Plain cotton poplin in colors pale blue, iris, light pink and pistachio from Minerva Crafts. Are you ready for a really long wedding blog post as well as a loving tribute to the By Hand London girls? Let’s begin. Do you remember I made my Joy dress out of the same fabric as theirs only in lemon yellow and with the […]

Bridesmaids