It was very inspiring and partially relieving to read that a lot of you, dear sewcialists, did not get to cut into the patterns you received as prizes during last IPM. Guilty as charged!!! Therefore, like many of you, I used this opportunity of IPM 2017 to find time to discover those indie designers who … Continue reading Flirty with Maison Fleur
This week The Monthly Stitch collective is encouraging us to try new Indie Pattern Designers in order to discover new and interesting perspectives on modern dressmaking. I have been looking at Style Arc for quite some time, but for some reason the cartoon models always made me feel unsure about their patterns. Something subconscious I … Continue reading Barb Pants are new to me! For IPM
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!
Follow me on Pinterest *** Kollabora *** Bloglovin *** BurdaStyle Read this post on The Monthly Stitch This month has been full of changes: I started my new job, we got very close to completing all of our immigration paperwork, we are looking forward to start our application for Renaissance Fair in Las Vegas. … Continue reading First time black pants – sewing monochrome! (Burda Style patterns)
Follow me on Pinterest Follow me on Kollabora Follow me on Bloglovin Follow me on BurdaStyle Find this article on The Monthly Stitch There should always be a room for experiments! Knowing that, I still try to avoid combination of black and white for some unknown reason. Although it is classy and easy to wear I … Continue reading Mono Sewn for The Monthly stitch (with pattern)
A picture of a picture in the picture – that is truly a TWIST! I was trying to grasp for some inspiration yesterday and could not figure out anything better than sketch my own shoes as I was sitting on our doorstep. Enjoy! Continue reading Weekly photo challenge: TWIST
As this is very non-summery weather today, it deserves to be contrasted with a touch of black&white. I did mention before that I never used to wear black or white, so I need to say – it is all brand new experience for me! On the other hand, I started to notice that on … Continue reading Dressing up: When it seems that summer is gone!
First of all: yes, I am being sarcastic about British summer. There is no such thing. Oh, God, I wish I am wrong, lets hope for that. Second – never in my life I had more than one black color piece in my closet. For some reason I just could not stand it: black … Continue reading Dressing up: British summer