Ginkgo top

This project convinced me to create a new category for my projects sorting that I called Salvage. From time to time I find myself embarking on salvage operations with some of my projects. More often than not the problems are completely self inflicted – I might make a relatively small mistake early in the processContinue reading “Ginkgo top”

Very long floral dress

I just absolutely love wearing maxi dresses. It’s probably something coming from the past, when I was this little girl being fond of long dresses and twirling skirts. It is quite funny, but not much has changed as I still enjoy skirts with a beautiful twirl and also long dresses! The problem with floor lengthContinue reading “Very long floral dress”

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”

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”

Fancy teal dress

What makes this dress fancy are few things. The fabric is this beautiful wool blend. If I remember correctly, I was told at the store that the fabric was by Prada. In that case, well, I guess I will be wearing Prada then! 🙂 Prada or not, the fabric is very soft and absolutely gorgeous.Continue reading “Fancy teal dress”