The Dress for a Star

The Dress is finally finished and I am very happy with how it turned out. After multiple test versions, (Version 1, Version 2 and Version 3) the "Robe de Star" (Dress for a Star) is finally here and I'm ready to go to a wedding. The Fabric: Beautiful bright blue Silk Taffeta from...

Jagua Sweatshirt

Welcome to 2019!  I hope this year is starting off well for everyone. One of my resolutions for this New Year is to finish my list of projects — no more new fabric and patterns...

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...

Colorful Summer Tops

My first attempt at sewing a top with darts was the Sorbetto, a free pattern from Colette Patterns.  When I came across the pattern in that pretty colorful fabric, I went out and bought 2...

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

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