The Dress : Part 3

I started the process with the intention of sewing a Belladone dress, but the project is evolving.  I made a first version here, which confirmed that the princess bodice is a better fit for me. This linen version allowed me to test : The Belladone open back pattern drafted for the princess seam bodice, the volume of a 1/4 circle...

Making Pants

As I moved from skirts to tops, in the process of learning how to sew, the next logical step seemed to me to be pants.  I started with boxer shorts to sleep in, with...

Summer Shorts – Part 1

What's summer without some pretty shorts.  After searching for a while I came across the chambray shorts with lace trim, a free pattern on Melly Sews. I wanted to make a pair of prefontaine style...

Scoop Neck T-Shirt Embellishment

A while ago I purchased a black t-shirt from Asos.  It has a deep scoop neck and back.  The shirt kept falling off the shoulders, which is super annoying, so in order to wear...

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Christina
Born in Rome, raised around the world, educated in San Francisco, inspired in France.

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