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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What I made | Chanel inspired skirt

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My latest make is inspired by one of my favorite fashion designer houses. The timeless classical designs, the elegance of the fabrics, the detailed embellishments… Chanel is a dream when it comes to the perfect Parisian style. Here’s the step by step of my Chanel inspired skirt, a Burda Style pattern!

Vejam aqui o passo-a-passo da última peça que costurei, uma saia inspirada nas coleções da Chanel. O molde é da Burda Style!

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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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DIY Tutorial | Off-the-shoulder top & dress

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Off-the-shoulder tops and dresses are a summer favorite! They’re comfortable, cute and on trend. And they are also an incredibly easy DIY project. I love to make and wear them, and I’m really happy to finally share with you how to make an off-the-shoulder top and/or dress. Here’s the ultimate off-the-shoulder top/dress DIY tutorial for three different styles!

Tops e vestidos ‘off-the-shoulder’ são um favorito de Verão! Comfortáveis, elegantes e muito na moda, estes tops e vestidos são também muito fáceis de fazer. Eu tenho um amor enorme por estas peças e não consigo parar de fazer e usar ‘off-the-shoulder’. Finalmente fica aqui o tutorial para que possam também fazer em casa. E em três estilos diferentes! 

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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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