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Side Ruffled Pouch

My love for leather is ever increasing. Oh the smell! I could sit all day with a piece in hand, just sniffing away. There’s something luxurious about it – from the soft buttery lambskin to the firm strong vegetable-tanned cowhide. 77 more words


Boys backpack Disney Cars

Phew. I finally completed my son’s backpack yesterday, bringing it to a total of about 7 hours over 2 days of planning, cutting and sewing. … 83 more words


Knitting for me: something for winter / Tejiendo para mi: algo para el invierno

This lovely hat  is one of my me-to-me birthday presents for this year. I was in urgent need of a hat -this could be written in capitals, because I really was- then when I found the perfect pattern and the perfect yarn it was just question of sitting in the sofa for a couple of nights watching some TV and it was done! 447 more words

What I Made/Lo Que He Hecho


One thing I have learned about making a handmade wardrobe it´s chose wisely your design and patterns. This must become an opportunity to make whatever… 279 more words


Adorable Felt Reindeer

I haven’t done any “what I’ve made” posts lately, but thought I’d share this adorable holiday craft.  It’s a felt reindeer that took a while to make but was totally worth it.   58 more words

What I Made

Dressing our Christmas tree / Vistiendo nuestro árbol de navidad

This year I wanted to make the ornaments to dress our Christmas tree. Yes, it was quite of a job and please don’t think like a lovely lady owner of a local fabric shop that said to me, why you don’t buy them if they are cheaper.  711 more words

What I Made/Lo Que He Hecho


his past few months I have been working on something that took way more time than expected. Has to do with social and environmental responsibility. Has to do with making clothes by hand and wearing them with shy pride… even those having some odd finishes (specially on sleeves and hems, ja!) 269 more words