Help! I need a new sewing machine, what do you recommend?

Help, my 10 year’old sewing machine is now gone beyond repair, and I was wondering what you amazing sewing ladies would recommend? Or what you use and are happy with… As a student I started with a mechanical Elna, in

Help! I need a new sewing machine, what do you recommend?

Help, my 10 year’old sewing machine is now gone beyond repair, and I was wondering what you amazing sewing ladies would recommend? Or what you use and are happy with… As a student I started with a mechanical Elna, in

Burda ruffle dress for girls

I enjoy that my daughter has a girly side at times. She was allowed to pick a pattern and a fabric for a new summer dress. The pattern she chose is for a simple dress with a simple ruffle Burda

Burda ruffle dress for girls

I enjoy that my daughter has a girly side at times. She was allowed to pick a pattern and a fabric for a new summer dress. The pattern she chose is for a simple dress with a simple ruffle Burda

Check the checkered pants!

An image from Pinterest can haunt you. Like these pants. Geeky, classic, masculine, cute. Neither such pants, nor such a fabric could I find in the area or online… until my local pusher fabric shop Fairy Taylors had a very similar satin

Check the checkered pants!

An image from Pinterest can haunt you. Like these pants. Geeky, classic, masculine, cute. Neither such pants, nor such a fabric could I find in the area or online… until my local pusher fabric shop Fairy Taylors had a very similar satin

Lekala 4279 or Madame Butterfly

Since my last ordeal with the Burda maxi dress, I didn’t just look at the technical drawing before making this Lekala 4279 dress with a flounce, I also looked up examples from bloggers. I only found one, but a good

Lekala 4279 or Madame Butterfly

Since my last ordeal with the Burda maxi dress, I didn’t just look at the technical drawing before making this Lekala 4279 dress with a flounce, I also looked up examples from bloggers. I only found one, but a good

Burda Bust Business

Dear Burda, Thank you for all the patterns you crank out every month, my wardrobe would look at lot more boring without you! Usually your patterns fit rather well, but there are exceptions. Such as the Wrap Dress 07/2016 #102,

Burda Bust Business

Dear Burda, Thank you for all the patterns you crank out every month, my wardrobe would look at lot more boring without you! Usually your patterns fit rather well, but there are exceptions. Such as the Wrap Dress 07/2016 #102,

Scandinavian / Japanese ceramics

I love drawing and painting, and often, whatever new hobby I start such as sewing or ceramic, I still somehow end up drawing or painting. The difficulty is then often increased, for example a fabric will absorb paint very differently

Scandinavian / Japanese ceramics

I love drawing and painting, and often, whatever new hobby I start such as sewing or ceramic, I still somehow end up drawing or painting. The difficulty is then often increased, for example a fabric will absorb paint very differently

Stylish, feminine yet relaxed…

If I think feminine, stylish yet relaxed, I think of the 70’s (glam… not hippie) I remember my Mom looking so beautiful with Charlie’s Angels hair, a cognac boot and a wrap dress. That look has been simmering for years

Stylish, feminine yet relaxed…

If I think feminine, stylish yet relaxed, I think of the 70’s (glam… not hippie) I remember my Mom looking so beautiful with Charlie’s Angels hair, a cognac boot and a wrap dress. That look has been simmering for years