Pretty in Pink and a trip to the countryside

Despite the summer heat and my love/hate relationship with slippery fabrics…I sewed a pink outfit! Yes, it’s full on pink…a sort of pajama ;o) I have been meaning to make a faux jumpsuit ever since I saw Trine’s version on Instagram I was just afraid about adding an elasticated waist to the top…so I guess it’s more like a matching outfit than a faux jumpsuit. … Continue reading Pretty in Pink and a trip to the countryside

Fulton Sweater Blazer: color-blocked for Christmas

Sometimes your pattern wishes unexpectedly come true! When that happens you simply have to get that pattern…that’s what happened to me when Alina Design Co. released her Fulton Sweater Blazer. I must admit I had never heard of her patterns before and didn’t know what to expect and whether it would be worth the price. Through the years I became more and more picky with … Continue reading Fulton Sweater Blazer: color-blocked for Christmas

La Maison Victor Review – Naomi Cardi

Despite having completed a couple of projects I didn’t get around to taking pictures… so I thought I would publish a nearly finished project and write a quick review! It’s the first time I sew a La Maison Victor pattern…not bad since I’ve only had for 3.5 years! Ho già finito degli altri capi ma non ho fatto le foto…quindi ho pensato di pubblicare quelle … Continue reading La Maison Victor Review – Naomi Cardi

Style Arc Dimity Top hack – Funnel Neckline

Hello! How are you? For the first time since I started blogging 8 years ago (can you believe it?) I haven’t posted in 3 months. And what’s worse I haven’t been sewing! Work got very badly in the way…my days, evenings and weekends have been just about work, no time to do anything else. This is why this top I wore for Easter had to … Continue reading Style Arc Dimity Top hack – Funnel Neckline

Style Arc Dimity Top hack with a pink gauze twist

I can’t resist hacking patterns I like! Style Arc Dimity Top is the perfect candidate for that. I bought this pink gauze from Pretty Mercerie (my first 100% pink garment) and it was screaming to be turned into a top. E’ piu’ forte di me…quando trovo un cartamodello che mi piace adoro usarlo per fare mille modifiche! Style Arc Dimity Top e’ perfetto per questo … Continue reading Style Arc Dimity Top hack with a pink gauze twist