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A Tropical Moneta Dress

Summer is quickly coming to a close and between the “dress for a star”, (which took up most of my time), vacation...

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...

Easy DIY Summer Skirt

Summer is finally here and my favorite garment for hot weather are cotton elastic waistband skirts. They are lightweight and comfortable,...

Fruity Summer PJ Shorts

What is more summery than fruit print fabric. Now that summer is officially here, I thought I’d share these PJ shorts...

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...

The Dress : Part 2 – The Belladone

It's back to work on The Dress, and to change the bodice of the Belladone from Deer & Doe to a princesse seam bodice...

The Dress : Part 1

We are going to a wedding this summer, and I decided my big spring project would be to sew the dress I will be...

Brassie Joggers for Him and Her

I did some athleisure wear sewing recently and sewed Brassie Joggers, from Greenstyle Creations, to lounge around the house for both my husband and...

Apple Patch iPad Pouch

Since I made the bees wax wraps, for which I used an apple print fabric, I've had this idea in my head to make...

Upcycled Sweater Slippers

For years I’ve been collecting old clothes with the intention of upcycling them into something new.  One of my favorite things to upcycle is...

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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...

DIY Jean Shorts for the Summer

Jeans are one of my favorite things to upcycle.  Denim is a versatile sturdy fabric and can be used to make anything from accessories...

A Winter Skirt

It's been very cold here in Lyon, ❄so I don't know when I will get the chance to wear this, but I bought this...

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