Un grand merci à Helena Pandelidis, directrice du marketing chez Fabricville. Elle m’a permis de réaliser mon rêve de collaborer avec Fabricville! A big thank you to Helena Pandelidis, marketing manager at Fabricville. She has made my dream of collaborating with Fabricville a reality! Inspiration Ces dernières années, les combinaisons sont partout dans les magazines de mode.… Continue reading Retour aux années ’80 / Back to the ’80s
When I tell people that I love to sew, they tend to think that it is an open invitation for them to give you projects. Nope, that is not the way it works! I am selfish. The only person I intend to sew for is me. That being said, on the spur of the moment two… Continue reading Accidental Selflessness
Just got back from wonderful Dominican Republic for a week’s worth of fun under the sun. As with any vacation, I always have lots of fun planning my wardrobe. For this specific trip, I made a long dress, a jumpsuit and a swimsuit cover-up. A few months ago, I saw a blog post by the very… Continue reading Livin’ the Vida Loca
Although I have already shared my aversion to ripping seams in a previous post, I haven’t spilled all of my dark sewing secrets onto the blogosphere. I must confess that I have a bit of an aversion to invisible zippers. They never quite turn out the way I want them to. More often than not,… Continue reading Conquer the Fear of the Invisible (Zipper)
A few weeks ago, while shopping at IKEA for baskets to organize my messy sewing room, I came across a lovely linen panel in the “As Is” section of the store. After my initial giddiness of the $10 deal of the century, I had a little bit of trouble deciding which pattern to use. I… Continue reading The Infamous IKEA Linen Jumpsuit
Catchy header, isn’t it? While shopping for baskets last weekend at Ikea, I stopped by the As Is section (Tel Quel in Montreal). I found a AINA dark gray 100% linen panel. The perfect length to make a summer outfit. The price of the panel? $10! I’m thinking about turning the linen into the Great… Continue reading Summer Fashion Ikea Style
It is with absolutely no shame and a lot of pride that I post a picture of my derriere today for you to admire my brand new jeans. They took forever to complete. Not because they were complicated, but because I have a procrastination problem when it comes to ripping stitches. I won’t bore you with the details… Continue reading Boyfriend or Girlfriend Jeans?