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1st Japanese Sewing Week

A few months ago Sara and Monica decided to create a facebook group where Japanese sewing book fans could share their makings and be inspired. And soon enough Sara had the idea of creating this event (read more about it… 1,035 more words


1st Japanese Sewing Week :-)

It is the third day of the 1st Japanese Sewing Week organised by Sara from “Made by Sara” and there have been only amazing outfits so far! 667 more words

Old & New

More Japanese sewing combined with an ‘old’ pattern I’ve already used. Lets start with the new, since much went wrong there….
I was aiming for a very simple dress, made from 4-6 rectangles. 512 more words

Japanese Sewing

As I told you, my new Japanese sewing books arrived and I’ve been going through them fanatically. I want to sew everything! But I can’t, not yet, so I’ve resigned myself to starting with the simple things. 510 more words

Young Maleficent costume

Happy halloween!!

Ok, the truth is, here in Portugal we don’t really have a big halloween tradition, the fact that it started being celebrated is mostly due to shops that see it as an opportunity to push consumerism… Nevertheless the kid in me still remembers really well all the magic and fantasy that goes into dressing a costume, so whenever I can, I make them.  403 more words

Girls Clothes

Refashion Month @ House of Estrela

Today I’m “bringing home” a post I made for Refashion month, a cool series hosted by my sweet friend Magda from HOUSE OF ESTRELA. Hope you like it, in case you didn’t catch it last summer. 641 more words
Girls Clothes

Stylish Party Dresses - and my boho Drape Top

… or what to wear when you aren’t wearing a party dress…

I had already purchased the Japanese version of this book Stylish Party Dresses… 1,836 more words

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