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Blouse Laitue

日本語が英文の後に続きます。For Japanese post will follow the English. Hello! I hope you are having a good week so far:-) I am back again with a story of a blouse which required 2 meters of fabric! 275 more words


More Drape-Draping

I thought I’d take a quick minute and blog about a dress I posted on Instagram the other day.  It’s the No. 6 Low Back Drape Drape Dress (phew, that’s a mouthful!) from Drape Drape Vol. 195 more words


Basic Black Shirt "M" - the planets have aligned

I have identified a gap in my wardrobe – a need, not a want! I didn’t have a black shirt. Crazy, right? Once my whole wardrobe was filled with black things, but since I’ve started making all my clothes, I tend to not make them in black as it’s so hard to see, especially at night. 847 more words


Still in a Japanese mood!

This time it was F’s turn to get a new tunic to match this one I made for M a while ago. I have to admit that I have a serious “problem” dressing my girls and I am trying hard to change it, but I can’t dress them without, at least, being matching!! 221 more words

Mustang Skirt

Or that time when Madalena got to play Alice.

 A few weeks ago we took the girls to a park that has miniature replicas of Portuguese traditional houses. 263 more words

Girls Clothes

Easter outfits

A little after start sewing for the girls I became a fan of Japanese Sewing books and of course, the clothes made out of them. I have a few books, some of which for some time, but only now I decided to give it a go because sometimes it takes me a long time to try different things! 458 more words

Learn Japanese Crochet to Make Beautiful Items for Your Loved Ones

When you are having penchant for sewing and crafting, Japanese crochet will definitely seize your attention. If you are thinking that amidst all sorts of craft wonders what this special genre of crafting holds, that even avid crafters are so engrossed with it? 561 more words

Easy Dress Patterns