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A Brocade Skirt for the Holiday Season

On a trip to Rome last year I bought a black brocade fabric from Bassetti, this amazing fabric store in downtown Rome that dates...

The Traverse Bag

I purchased the Traverse Bag Pattern from Noodlehead this summer, with the intention of making one to replace my messenger bag, which had seen...

Yoga Waistband Leggings

I recently bought this lace print gray and black jersey fabric and thought I’d sew a pair of winter leggings. The fabric is relatively...

The Hudson Pyjama for Him

Since I've started learning how to sew, I've been a selfish sewist.  I have made a few things for others, a robe and pyjama pants,...

Sorbetto Top Hacks

The Sorbetto top by Colette is the first piece of clothing I ever tried to sew and the "original" pattern is one I have...

DIY Lavender Sachets

While I was reorganizing my Atelier, I noticed how many fabric scraps I've collected and  thought I'd use the scraps to make lavender sachets,...

My New Dress Form & Reorganizing My “Atelier”

I finally invested in a dress form! I'm surprised I made it this long without one, but I said the same thing when I...

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...

Easy DIY Floral Jean Jacket

Here's a quick and easy DIY for the lingering summer season ;-) I saw a lot of denim with floral patches or appliqués during the...

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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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...

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...

Pyjama Pants for Everyone !

Winter is coming ! ☃ Pyjama pants for everyone  ! In our case,  that's means for my husband and I ? A while back I...

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