Tag: Martini dress


I started to sew my own wardrobe in March 2014. I only sewed a couple of things now and then, so when #mmmay15 started last year I was SO proud to participate. I was so proud to be a part of a community that had so much love  and was so including. If you were a beginner or at the advance level it didn’t matter. The love of making was endless. So with the few pieces of clothing I had […]

#mmmay16, thank you for this year.


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!


It’s pretty ambitious, but I will try to keep it up as much as possible. This is the selfish sewing part. Bear with me. Every month there’s a new pattern on the block that has just been released out into the wild, and about every time I want to buy it. That leads to me hoarding patterns. Hoarding and hoarding without having the time or money to actually go through with the project. So this post is actually for me […]

My sewing goals this year!