Tag Archives: Sewing

TV show and film sew along: Inspiration

Yacurama from “Minimale Extravaganz” is hosting again a TV series and film sew along, and I thought it might be fun to participate. Often I like a certain TV show not because of the story, but because of the dresses … Continue reading

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Keko Kreativ Yoga Bag

Last year I started practising yoga, and it turned out that I love it a lot. I got a yoga mat as Christmas gift, and so I needed a bag for the mat. I used the yoga bag pattern from … Continue reading

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Itch to Stitch Anza Jumpsuit and Dress

Kennis released a new pattern, the Anza Jumpsuit and Dress. When I first saw it I immediatley fell in love with the bodice: the slightly curved V-neck and the breast pockets. So I coud not resist and applied for the testing. … Continue reading

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Itch to Stitch Tierras Woven Joggers

Kennis from Itch to Stitch released a new pattern, the Tierras Woven Joggers, and I was one of the pattern testers. The Joggers are meant to be comfy, but dressy pants, and that is what they are. The pictures are not … Continue reading

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I did need a lot of patience for this dress. I started back in February last year, hoping I could finish it before winter was gone. Alas, this did not happen, and when the weather warmed up I was not … Continue reading

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Itch to Stitch Paro Cardigan

My first make of the year is the new Itch to Stitch pattern, the Paro Cardigan. It was love at  first sight and I was more than happy to be chosen as a tester. The Paro is a long cardigan … Continue reading

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Blouse Burdastyle 09/2011 #128

I hope you all had a Merry Christmas and enjoy the last days of the year. Here is one last garment that I made in 2016 and that I want to show you. I finished this little blouse already last … Continue reading

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Finally completed: Burdastyle 1/2007 #109A

I wanted to sew this top as soon as I read the magazine back in 2007. It only took me 9 years, but maybe it wasn’t too bad that it took so long as my sewing skills have certainly improved … Continue reading

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Vienna Tank Top modified

Right after I made my first Vienna Tank top from Itch to Stitch I made a second one, this time however I changed the pattern. I eliminated the center front seam with the facings and made the top with a … Continue reading

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Butterick 6285 The Skirt

The Butterick 6285 skirt is a circle skirt with pleats. The pleats are double pleats, so you need a lot of fabric. But it has the twirl factor:  Fabric: There is a fun little story how I came to the … Continue reading

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