Very warm welcome to my blog! It happened so that in addition to all proper life activities, like full time job and time with the family, I learnt to sew and can’t stop ever since. I am writing posts more or less every two weeks, so make sure to subscribe for updates and come back for more!
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I have never owned a trench coat. Somehow it happened so. Have always wanted one, but they would be very pricey in stores and I’d decide to save instead of purchasing one. And so when I started sewing all the things, the plan was conceived to also make a trench coat. I bought this glamorousContinue reading “Very proper trench coat”
When I was preparing to launch my blog, I was contemplating how to call it and checking whether any of these domains were available. And my thoughts appeared to spin around the word style rather than sewing. Somehow it occurred to me that if I were to sew, I should be creating something more thanContinue reading “So I learnt to sew, now what?”
Lately I’ve had quite a tough time harnessing inspiration and energy to sew. On the other hand I know perfectly well, that keeping self busy and engaging in pleasant mental and physical activities is so important in order to keep going in this totally terrifying time. So I sewed up something again. While choosing whatContinue reading “Two spring tops”
My sewing plans
When I started sewing, the most magical power seemed to be the ability to make a dress. Before that, at any point in time I had only few dresses and found shopping for dresses being a tormenting exercise. And here I was – able to make any dress that came to my mind! So that was what was happening – many dresses were made. However, lately I realized that I do not wear dresses all that often – some of me-made dresses have never been worn. So I slowly came to the conclusion that it is actually everything else that I need so much more than a load of dresses.
Over last six months I haven’t made a single dress. I’ve made a bunch of coats, jackets, and other good stuff instead. I’ve just purchased a good pile of coating on sale, and that will now wait until autumn. I looove making coats, so there will be more coats after summer. Meanwhile now, as spring will hopefully come shortly, I’m planning spring jackets and perhaps a dress or two!