Bianca – Make my Lemonade: A French Affair and some ramblings

What do you think about my French flair? As much as I try I don’t have the flair of one of my favorite French bloggers is Bee Made …she’s just so effortlessly chic But at least I can say my top is French: both the Bianca blouse and this cotton/silk fabric are. Both were stashed away for the past 2 years…so in a way it … Continue reading Bianca – Make my Lemonade: A French Affair and some ramblings

Funnel Neckline Blouse…thoughts on pattern drafting and fit

After at least 5 muslins to draft the neckline just as I envisioned it…several tweaks to the sleeve fit (which I still edited after taking these pictures and it’s still not perfect!)…not to mention sharing with you many in-progress pictures on Instagram…here is my Funnel Neckline Blouse! Dopo aver cucito almeno 5 versioni prima di creare il cartamodello del collo come lo volevo…dopo varie iterazioni … Continue reading Funnel Neckline Blouse…thoughts on pattern drafting and fit

Melting pot blouse: Alma Sewaholic + Twiggy + Chic Birdy Kit by Klo

I don’t know if you get the same…there are so many beautiful patterns out there that making them all would require a huge closet…not to mention a lot of time to make them and a very busy social life to wear it all. So, I came up with a plan: combining some of my favorite details from some of my favorite patterns 😉 Maybe I … Continue reading Melting pot blouse: Alma Sewaholic + Twiggy + Chic Birdy Kit by Klo