Le skirt!

Or, how I finally used the Simplicity pattern! The deal was that I was going to use one of those Burda patterns, but it turned out that I didn’t have a tracing paper big or transparent enough, to actually trace the pattern onto it. I didn’t want to spend the evening not sewing, because it’s…

Look what I have!

Or, in Samantha Jones’s words: “It was an impulse purchase!” I totally didn’t plan on buying it, I only wanted to look and see if it was the English version. Sadly, it isn’t, but it’s just the incentive to refresh my memory of German, and learn new words. The magazine has 47 patterns to choose…

Best FO so far!

…or how I keep surprising myself with the projects I’m making. It’s always difficult to sew for someone else, because I put so much pressure on myself to make it perfect. Of course, there’s no such thing as perfection and I get that, but one keeps hoping, right? I really put my soul into both…

You have to love yourself…

or how I’ve decided to treat myself this Valentine’s day with a fitted bralette. And no, I’m not talking about buying myself one, even though H&M has a Valentine’s day discount on lingerie, but an actual bralette that I can sew myself. I’ve been on the lookout for the perfect pattern since forever, and I…