[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

[sewing] My little rabbit


Sewing for little ones

Here are a couple of things I’ve sewn for my little girl, she seems to be outgrowing all of her clothes at the same time! I’ve planned lots and lots of things and the latest Ottobre magazine (3/2015) is full of beautiful clothes to make. Amidst this verrrry long list, I’ve chosen a little skirt […]

5th May 2015

[Me-Made-May 13] day 30


Me-Made-Months

Last 2 days of the challenge!! I’m glad that I’ve managed to wear me-mades every day, even if I haven’t posted photos of them every time. Today is another version of the Simplicity 2451 skirt worn on days 4 and 21. It’s in stretch cotton sateen, with tiny beige dots on a white background – […]

30th May 2013

[Me-Made-May 13] day 4


Me-Made-Months, Sewing for grown-ups

bare legs today! Not that it’s that warm, but hey, it’s May! The pattern is modified from Simplicity 2451. I don’t have the enveloppe, it was published in a magazine called Tendances Couture (n° 4 to be precise), certainly one of the ugliest sewing patterns magazines available! If you read any French, go and have […]

4th May 2013