What I made | A polka dot wrap dress (Simplicity 8608)

Hi guys! I didn’t blog much during the summer but I did sew a couple of things. Today I’m showing you my take on the Simplicity 8608 wrap dress pattern. A summer favorite I wore non-stop during my vacation!

Olá meninas! Durante o Verão não passei muito tempo aqui pelo blog, mas estive bastante ocupada com a costura. Hoje mostro-vos o resultado deste projeto. O vestido cruzado 8608 da Simplicty num tecido às bolinhas. Quem não gosta?

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What I made | The Honeycomb dress by CocoWawa Crafts

Last spring CocoWawa Crafts launched their new pattern, the Honeycomb shirt & dress. I was one of the lucky few to test this pattern first hand and the result was one of my most-worn pieces over the last couple months. The beautiful design and the time and care I’ve put into this project explains why I come back to it time and time again. Today I’m sharing with you all the details of this make!

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The petite Cat x Gambettes – A love story

I love a chic pair of tights! My style mostly revolves around dresses, skirts, and shorts, and since in the Netherlands the weather almost never allows for bare legs, tights are an essential part of my wardrobe. Not any kind of tights though. I’m talking about beautifully designed tights, created to last and give any outfit a more playful and romantic look. Does it sound too Parisian? That’s because it is. Let me tell you about my love story with Gambettes!

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Beret & Bow Blouse

Hi, gals! Happy Women’s Day! It feels like an eternity since I last wrote something in this little internet corner of mine, but has it happens life got on the way. These last months have been a complete rollercoaster, of happenings, feelings, and life changes. Let me explain.

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Trend alert | Cosmic fashion

Some years ago I wrote here about the Cosmos collection by Valentino. At the time, I fell in love with the beautiful gowns and the starry prints, and collected images from the collection on my Pinterest in the hope someday I would find (or make) something similar. The trend has finally caught up in the high-street and this season you can find all things cosmos at nearly all stores in town. Whether you’re an astrophysicist, an amateur astronomer, a universe admirer, or simply a fashion enthusiast, here are some pieces I’m sure you’ll want to add to your wardrobe!

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