Hello there, beautiful people! This time it is a useful list of free sewing patterns. One of the problems that I ran into – yes, there are a lot of free patterns, BUT most of them are so ridiculously simple or not precise in measurements. This is a list of patterns that I enjoy, I find …
Hello there, beautiful people! I have realized that often we happen to like thing that we refused to try out in the past, therefore the conclusion of the week is: never stop trying and experiencing something new, you can never predict what will be your next favorite thing! You all know already – I am … Continue reading Sewing Monday: skinny pants, wrap blouse, fabulous heels!
So! Generic and boring is really not what I go for, ever, but I need to say, sometimes it is useful. I haven’t painted anything in quite some time, and tonight was the night. I got my paints ready, my brushes in the water and my canvas on the easel. I thought to try … Continue reading Wordless Wednesday: Generic, but sort of satisfying…
Creating a look is not only about sewing clothing, everything counts when you’re making your vision come true: those shoes, those accessories and that make-up. I should admit that I don’t know much about make-up, although I love working with colors and canvas, but I have never done make-up for anyone else but myself; … Continue reading Make it pop! DIY accessories
Did you enter the Buttonlover contest at BurdaStyle.com? Well, then it is just about the time to vote for your favorite entry! If you haven’t heard about it yet – then for sure pay a visit to BurdaStyle.com. It is an ultimate sewing community website, as well as pattern store, web seminar library and just … Continue reading Hey Buttonlover, suit up!
As per Wikipedia biscotti, also known as cantuccini (English: coffee bread), are twice-baked cookies (or biscuits) originating in the Italian city of Prato. The biscuits are oblong-shaped almond biscuits, made dry and crunchy through cutting the loaf of dough while still hot and fresh from baking in the oven. Although I know them as … Continue reading Home-made Biscotti: delicious recipe
I made this flower out of fabric remnants that I had: grey suiting fabric, black chiffon, soft blush organza and some blue sparkles on top. Pretty nice, isn’t it? Materials: fabric scraps, candle, glue gun, pin or badge with pin, centerpiece (it can be any small bead or such). What to do: cut out approx. … Continue reading Wordless Wednesday: Artistic Flower
Sewing is fun! As soon as it stops being fun you should as yourself “why am I doing this?”. So far, I don’t need to ask myself anything – I am having a lot of fun. More and more with every new outfit sewn. Recently I put together my sewing “to do list” and set myself … Continue reading Sewing Burda: Two tone Wrap Blouse
Follow me on Pinterest *** Kollabora *** Bloglovin *** BurdaStyle If you’re sewing professional or an enthusiast you probably know the feeling of achievement the minute you understand that everything that is today on you is made and designed by You. Well, maybe apart from shoes and handbag, which is also sometimes a product of … Continue reading Sew it up: 1 skirt – 4 outfits!
As I mentioned earlier – I am all in for sewing business casual. Surprisingly, there are some great ideas out there about how to make boring office life brighter with simple, yet fun and sophisticated style ideas. I am not sure yet if I am ready to experiment with bright colors and how business appropriate … Continue reading My Sewing “to do” list – 5 perfect Burda Style patterns for Business casual look