Doll's reversible skirt

Doll’s reversible skirt

I actually made this in May and forgot to post it until now. When you don’t have too much time to sew there are always little projects you can manage in under an hour, such as this reversible skirt for a doll….

A dress in a day

A dress in a day

Yes, that’s right. A dress in a day. I was the first one to be surprised by this. This is my very own personal victory, in a day when my national team embarrasses itself in their World Cup debut. It…

Jeans to shorts

Jeans to shorts

It’s that time of year when you try to put away winter clothes and get the fun summer ones out for you and your kids. In the process you give away everything that your little ones have outgrown in an…

From small to tiny (leggings)

From small to tiny (leggings)

There are many gifted people out there. Someone thought of a brilliant way to transform a knee sock into tights for a doll. You only need to use one sock, sew it in the middle to make two legs and…

What I've been working on

What I’ve been working on

My house is full of many projects at different stages, so I thought it would be a good idea to write a quick update of what I have been working on lately. First there’s the Japanese/Chinese style shirt for me…

Warm and massive

Warm and massive

Warm and massive are the only two words that come to mind if I try to describe my new dressing gown. I definitely wanted warm, that’s for sure, but when I chose an extra-small size I did not think the…

Staying warm in winter

Staying warm in winter

This year didn’t start quite as I expected. We had the freezing cold (boy, how crazy was that?), my suitcase got lost, classes started earlier than ever and Pete was going to Japan for a week. I spent most of…