Hi guys! Here’s my latest make of the summer. I know it feels a bit out of season for some of you but like I said before, I didn’t do much blog wise during the summer and I just really wanted to still share this lovely dress with you! It’s the new Tilly and the Buttons Stevie pattern and it is gorgeous!
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?
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!
Tea dress time
Just as summer is about to arrive I’m finally sharing with you my new make. A beautiful spring/summer tea dress that I made while testing the new pattern from CocoWawa Crafts!
What I made | RED Valentino copycat dress
Do you know the feeling when you fall in love with a designer dress and you just can’t let it go? I was dreaming about it day and night until I realized – I can make that! And so I did, my handmade RED Valentino copycat dress!
What I made | Vintage inspired shorts Fern by Afternoon
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!
What I made | Chanel inspired skirt
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!
Summer in lemon yellow
In this week’s look, I’m showing off my most recent make. A Chanel inspired lemon yellow skirt to brighten up the day!
What I made | Yellow sundress
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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Oversized bow blouse – Blusa com gola laço
Here’s the making of the oversized bow blouse I recently finished! A great sewing project to add to your list. It’s simple and fast but results in a gorgeous statement shirt that sure will brighten up your day. Keep reading to know how I made it and how you can make it too!
Vejam aqui passo a passo como fiz esta blusa com gola laço! Um projeto de costura simples para um resultado fantástico – a blusa mais apetecida para esta estação!