I’m so happy to offer you a preview of the new Jalie‘s pattern, GALAXIE 1 (avail. Nov.24). GALAXIE 1 is the ultimate pattern in terms of gift wrapping and exquisite homemade bags and cases. I chose to sew MERCURE, PLUTON, and NEPTUNE, the gift-wrapping pouches. This pattern will be on sale starting Nov. 24, 2017, just in time for aaaall the gift-wrapping season ahead!Read More
It’s been a while since Terri released her Ladies’ Avenue Top for which I’ve been a tester…oupsie I never blogged about it. I had already tested the Avenue Collection for my daughter (you can read more about it here) so I know that the back with the bands would be my choice.Read More
A few weeks ago, there was an awesome sale at Love Notions: 50% off all the patterns, but the Sloane. I happily bought some I had had in mind for a long time and here is the first one I sewed: the Origami Tunic for Miss G.
Trousers!!!! Did I say “Trousers”??? I did, indeed. The North Point Trousers by Itch to Stitch have been released and I must say I’m pretty proud of them! Classy, comfy, with fly-front zipper and welt pockets, the go-to pants for any occasion.
What I really enjoy in selfcare-sewing is that I can add what I want to the pattern. Hence the Liberty-like fabric on the fly shield:Read More
Today’s back-to-school day and…it’s drizzling a bit so perfect weather to show you my Humphrey Cardigan (pattern by Fernand Tricote). It’s soooo comfy!
Last Tuesday, Miss G and I had a Mommy-and-Me shopping spree! Actually SHE had a shopping spree (I just had to buy some -boring- school stuff). The French economy really bounced back that day thanks to what she bought!