Neon green statement blazer

I have to admit that I am very proud to have completed this blazer. Interestingly enough, it was kind of a Cinderella story that happened to it, which I will shortly tell. However, for starters I might as well throw in a spoiler – after being written down, it has become a versatile garment, andContinue reading “Neon green statement blazer”

Floral sweatshirt

I tried really hard to shift towards homewear sewing. Regardless of it being so much more logical these days, than keeping making fancy clothing, I still enjoy sewing dresses more. But hey, I will continue trying! For starters, I have this new sweatshirt, which is practical, nice and as much entertaining, as a sweatshirt canContinue reading “Floral sweatshirt”

Moons and stars pajama set

This was a case of seemingly never ending fabric piece! At first I made the duster and thought that I’ve got enough leftover fabric for a pair of shorts. Then I made shorts, and was left with smaller but still proper piece of fabric, and decided to go ahead and make the top and thusContinue reading “Moons and stars pajama set”

My sewing year of 2020 – highlights and lessons

For the last post of 2020 I decided to write about the ups and downs of my exciting journey of sewing that only started in spring of 2020. Admittedly, there are not that many pleasant highlights that the year of 2020 is leaving us with – it’s been so much about lock-downs, quarantines, restrictions, anxietyContinue reading “My sewing year of 2020 – highlights and lessons”

Festive Christmas dress

Different ideas fell into places like a jigsaw puzzle for this project to get created. Back in spring I somehow impulsively bought a small piece of beautiful silk organza embroidered in vibrant ginkgo leaves. It was meant to go into the lined skirt, but then the summer came and I was in no mood forContinue reading “Festive Christmas dress”