What I made | Vintage inspired shorts Fern by Afternoon

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Afternoon, an indie sewing pattern label based in Cape Town, South Africa, has just released a new sewing pattern! Fern is a lovely vintage-inspired pair of shorts featuring turn-up cuffs, oh-so handy pockets, and a soft belt in the waist. I was lucky to be one of the girls pattern testing for Afternoon and couldn’t be more happy to share with you the result! Here are my Fern shorts!

 

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Blush Floral Dress

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I’m finally sharing with you this blush floral dress I got during the summer sale and a thank you note because the blog has turned two years old and without you none of this would have been possible!

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Summer Bows

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Off-the-shoulder, bows and straw bags. All my summer obsessions in one look! And get the DIY tutorial to make this top!

 

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Scalloped Hem Shorts

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Here’s a new look featuring these cute scalloped hem shorts from Mint & Berry and a quick update on the past few weeks, talking about my summer break and the importance of family time!

 

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What I made | Yellow sundress

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I’ve decided to take a little summer break. A little break may be helpful for my Ph.D. progress as I will come back more relax and energized after some days in Portugal with my family. With this last minute decision of moving to the seaside for some days, I soon realized my wardrobe was very ill prepared for such trip. So last weekend I set to resolve the situation and made a full collection of self-drafted off-shoulder tops and an off-shoulder yellow sundress. Now I’m ready for summer!

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Pink on pink | How to wear culottes

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This week I’m wearing culottes and combining three shades of pink in the same outfit. Have I gone mad? Maybe. But I love it! Here’s how to wear culottes this summer. Have a look!

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Finding the perfect fit

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Finding the perfect summer dress can be hard. Finding the perfect fit even harder! Bodies come in all sort of shapes and sizes. Beautiful dresses very often don’t. This Asos midi dress is an exception! And here’s why!

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Pastel Rainbow Colors

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My favorite season is finally here. The days are warm and long, ice cream is abundant, and the beach is calling. And this season it’s all about color! Hello, summer!

 

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