Anita has declared that she needs new summer dresses and she has grown so much this winter that I totally agree with her. She has also been going through my fabric stash and claiming what she wants, which is pretty much everything that has flowers on it or a hint of pink or purple. So I better get this party started!
Like that’s not enough she also wants a long dress. I’ve been on the fence about that cause I’m not a huge fan of maxi dresses on little girls. Then Shwin Designs launched the London Dress so I thought one maxi length dress wouldn’t hurt.
… and she is VERY HAPPY! Continue reading “My little lady in her London Dress”
This is one of my projects I absolutely LOVE!
It’s just a sweater you might say, but let me tell you it’s so much more than just a sweater. It is the Semper Sweater from Sofilantjes!
Continue reading “My cool dude in his new Semper Sweater”
For the most part Anita only wants to wear dresses. Since you usually find her climbing trees or jumping around somewhere, not in an elegant princess style but more like 10 elephants have invaded your house kind off style, knit dresses are to be preferred. So as soon as the Groove Dress from Madeit Patterns came out I snatched it up!
Continue reading “Get your groove on!”
One day I came home from work and found a pile of fabric on my doorsteps. I suspect it’s from one of my very good neighbors (Lena?) but I always forget to ask, anyway thank you from the bottom of my heart! It definitely made my day – I mean come on what sewing nerd doesn’t like the sight of a big pile of fabric! Whoop Whoop!!
I knew right away that some of it would become a new pair of Twisted Trousers for Viktor.
Continue reading “Mistery fabric to Twisted Trousers”
Alright, since it’s almost summer I guess it’s fitting that I share my new wool coat with faux fur collar. On a side note, first day of summer is actually a national holiday in Iceland and was on April 21. So at least it would be fitting if I was planning on spending my summer in Iceland because you never no what kind of weather you’ll be getting and need to be prepared for it all. But I’m not, so maybe we could all just pretend that I am extremely great at planning ahead and that I now have a new coat all ready for fall! But my friends and family know that’s just one big lie. So I guess my reason is that I have had this wool fabric for some time now and then the Nina Coat pattern from Shwin Designs came along and I saw a match and wanted to give it try.
Continue reading “My Nina”
Yeah you read the title correct – I made myself a bomber jacket!!
At the risk of sounding like a broken record here it goes: I was lucky enough to test Wardrobe by me latest pattern, the Amelia Bomber Jacket.
Continue reading “My lovely Amelia Bomber Jacket”
I have been working on some items lately that are a bit more challenging than what I’m used too. Which is a good thing but I needed a nice simple project to balance things out to make sure I didn’t loose my sewing mojo and Christina from Wardrobe by me came to my rescue and released a flared skirt add on for the Diana Wrap Dress.
Continue reading “A Diana with a flare”