Very special vintage jacket

This must be the most memorable project of mine of the entire year of 2021. Not only was it the last project that I completed just before Christmas, it has an amazing story to tell, too. I love it very much for its story, but also because it happens to be a truly lovely garment.Continue reading “Very special vintage jacket”

Ultimate wool jacket

When my posts get started with the word “ultimate”, it means that I have made something really exceptional. For a while now I have been wanting to work on jackets. There is a good stack of awesome wool suiting and coating fabrics in my stash, weather is becoming colder with each passing week, so IContinue reading “Ultimate wool jacket”

Ultimate autumn dress

Last spring, while browsing RTW catwalk pictures on Vogue site, I came across this light presumably silk shirt dress in a very nice print by Dior. After saving the picture, I suddenly realized that there is somewhat similar fabric sitting in my stash, which was bought during my very first fabric haul at my localContinue reading “Ultimate autumn dress”

Ultimate summer top

Ok, so this is a glorious top I’ve made here! And it was also the most enjoyable project ever! Two contributors to the joy were – the most pleasant fabric and a very good pattern. Am beyond happy with how this top turned out – wore it the same day that it was finished! HereContinue reading “Ultimate summer top”

Epic liberty shirt dress

This was the loveliest project ever! After dealing with whole array of slippery and sheen fabrics in last few projects, I was eager to get back to some sort of normality and again feel stable fabric in my hands. And what can be better than lovely liberty fabric and summery dress design! Fabric I boughtContinue reading “Epic liberty shirt dress”