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HOW TO SEW: self-drafted dress with belt

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Today I would like to share with you a short “how to” for a dress that I made this week – I had an eye for… 343 more words

DID IT MYSELF: Rosy Jacket (+Burda pattern review)

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This jacket is very special for me, as I have been eyeing this pattern from Burda Style magazine since I started sewing, but never felt I had enough skills to make it or a right fabric never came along. 227 more words

Zero Waste Fashion

Making things from scraps

Recently I’ve been so conscious of my carbon footprint, especially in my wardrobe. As I bang on about every post on this blog i am desperately trying to move away from buying ‘fast fashion’ for a number of reasons, a big one of those being the ethical and environmentally damaging nature of the industry. 433 more words

Diy Clothes

Vogue 9278 Vintage Pattern

Hola sewers! Happy Friday, hope all is well. This week I have finally completed my first ever vintage pattern make!

This is a big milestone for me, I started collecting vintage pattern pieces when I was 18 (5 years ago) and this is the first one I have actually ever made. 360 more words

Diy Clothes

DID IT MYSELF: Classy Vest (+pattern review!)

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Throughout my sewing “career” I have made quite a lot of items: mostly dresses, several skirts, jacket, even a pair of awful pants (I am yet to come across a nicely fitting pair of pants – no matter if RTW or handmade, the just-don’t-look-good on me). 313 more words

Embroidery Rescued This Vintage Blouse

It was a beautiful autumn day when I wandered into my local creative reuse shop and found this sad but beautiful vintage blouse in pieces. Someone had cut it up in a refashioning project, became intimidated by sewing with sheer fabric, and gave up. 628 more words


#Upcycled playing card necklace

What do you do when you’re a few cards short of full deck?

Repurpose the remaining cards into whimsical accessories with this DIY from Alt Trifft Neu: 41 more words