Puff-sleeve caramel dress

Lately I have actively been trying to avoid starting to work on the jacket. Since I've never made a jacket before, even the idea of starting seemed so intimidating! So in order to push the jacket further, I ended up starting this incredibly puffy situation in caramel viscose. This dress by Vogue with massive statement… Continue reading Puff-sleeve caramel 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, anxiety… Continue 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 for… Continue reading Festive Christmas dress