Blue ribbon dress

It might as well have been a wedding dress. Apart that it isn’t! Mind you, I don’t need one - 19 years on I still have one of my two wedding dresses, and still am able to fit in it πŸ™‚ So why this intro, you might think. Well, I could easily have made a… Continue reading Blue ribbon dress

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, and… Continue reading Neon green statement blazer

Jungle wrap dress

I think, this is a rebel dress. It is me rising against 6 months of darkness, cold, lockdowns and isolation. And there is still snow outside at the end of March! This is a dress that shouts out loud that the spring MUST come, all that snow MUST finally melt and sunshine has to fill… Continue reading Jungle wrap dress

How I conquered the coat (and S1254 pattern review)

So this project was an apogee of my not-so-long sewing career! I now can say that it ended up being beautiful and apparently very warm coat - when we made some of the below photos, it was terribly windy and cold, but I felt cozy and comfortable in it. So all is very well in… Continue reading How I conquered the coat (and S1254 pattern review)