Wiggle Wiggle Wiggle

Do you dare to turn the music up? Come on, do it for me! Do it for the dress – the Wiggle Dress from Gertie’s Book for Better sewing. (Now, that’s better, no? With a bit of soundtrack and all… I love that version of Jason Derulo / Snoop Dogg’s “Wiggle” – in fact, it’s the…

For the sake of it

Know what?! The lighting in my apartment is so poor (aka generally referred to as “cozy”) that I simply can’t take new, suitable garment pictures during the week (still dark in the morning, already dark when I’m home). So shooting will have to wait till the weekend. Just two words: Wiggle Dress! WHoooOOP! In the…

XMas Jumper Round Up

Plug in the fairy lights, heat up a mug of mulled wine and for the very last time this year, let’s put some post-Christmas music on: Isn’t less patronizing when song by a woman…. Well, right, anyways… turn it UUUUP. ’cause we’ve got some Festive Jumpers to catch up on. Remember, I asked to get…

Just 7 steps between you and your new Christmas Jumper!

Christmas time is winter time is jumper time. I’ve always been a huge fan of Christmas Jumpers! A unique opportunity to wear your christmassy passion, no?! (Yeah, even like that… I was thinking of something a BIT more subtle… but in general; huge fan of this “Hey, what are you looking at, my deer is…

The sewing dip

I was in a dip. A sewing dip. It sucked. It really started, when I began not making time for sewing. Or rather, when I was realizing I didn’t make any time – it’s been a while since the last dress… I got myself a Netflix account, went out a lot, was away on business and…

Autumn re-sew-lutions 14

I’ve been thinking (which I do quite frequently) – why wait till the end of the year to wrap up on my re-sew-lutions from the beginning of this year and not recap on all hits and misses NOW AND take those into consideration for the big, foggy challenge of the … daaadaaaaa… AUTUMN WARDROBE… (Though…

“Every girl in her 30s needs a golden party jacket”

… if I may quote myself here.  Muhahahaaaaahaha! And for the 2nd time (after a slightly messy top I made for mum a year back ) it’s a piece of garment I didn’t make for myself. One of my friends turned 30 last week. Although this girl definitely deserves a diamond ring without a doubt…