Happy 2018!

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With a peek on my very messy sewing area, I wish you a very happy 2018, full of new things and peaceful also. I have hardly share anything of the various sewing, knitting and crafty stuff I’ve done in 2017 and I’m rather sad about it. It’s also very useful for me as a reference […]

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#JeSuisCharlie

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J’aurais préféré que ce premier post de l’année soit pour vous présenter mes voeux pour une belle année, mais elle commence bien mal. Il ne reste qu’une profonde tristesse aujourd’hui. I would have preferred this post to be joyful as it is the first of this new year, but this new year is very wrong […]

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[other] time

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It is nearly the end of the year, as usual a time of reflection.. 2013 has been a special year for me, as you can imagine with the arrival of my first baby. Everything is very different now, and I feel a brutal halt happened in the middle of the year. I’m still struggling to […]

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Welcome 2013! Bonne année 2013 !

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My day has been more busy than expected so I haven’t had time to take pictures of my finished Tiramisu dress. So you’ll have to wait until next year 🙂 I’m wearing the dress tonight for the New Year’s Eve party so it will be a kind of crash test. I can already tell you […]

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[sewing] Sewaholic Gabriola Skirt


Sewing for grown-ups

We’ve seen maxi skirts make a great come back these last few years and of course I couldn’t resist after seeing all the beauties over the internet. There are more and more patterns being released and it gets easier to find exactly what you’re looking for. I knew I didn’t want a knit skirt so […]

8th August 2016

[podcast] episode 2: midnight blue


Podcast

Welcome back for the 2nd episode of the podcast and thank you to all of you who left comments, I’m touched 🙂 One Needle finished zippered pouch by Noodlehead under the presser foot Pussy Bow chemise Ottobre Magazine 5/2015 #13 – crepe rose des Tissus du Chien vert (B) Burda 7863 jeans – en gabardine noire de chez Mondial Tissus Sports […]

6th May 2016

[podcast] yeah for Episode 1!


Podcast

I’m thrilled today to be broadcasting my first ever video podcast! I’ve been thinking about creating my own video podcast for a long time now and finally jumped into it. I knew next to nothing about video recording and editing but thanks to online research, youtube tutorials and the help of other poscasters, I did […]

14th April 2016

[knitting] FO: Millisande


Sewing for grown-ups

Finally finished! Phew, that took ages… I started this jumper last August, hoping I could finish it in time for winter. Alas, it didn’t go according to the plan. Firstly because there are lots and lots and lots of cables, and no stockinette portion to rest your hands and brain. Secondly because I ran out […]

31st March 2016

[sewing] Sewing Lessons #1 and #2


Sewing for grown-ups

This year I’ve decided to take sewing lessons at l’Atelier sur le Fil with Rébécca. I’ll be joining 8 other ladies on their 2nd year, and working on 1st year projects too. Lessons take place every tuesday from 8 to 10 pm. On my first lesson, I came unprepared and didn’t have all the right […]

19th September 2015