My daughter was invited to a birthday party and what a better gift that something handmade specially for the girl that throws the party, don’t you agree? The little girl is turning 4 so I thought that a handmade baby doll carrier would be something that she would like. As […]
Sewing is for everyone. In this blog, I show you my sewing projects as well as sewing tutorials, sewing skills and techniques and sewing tips.
Through my sewing journey, I also talk about fabric for your sewing projects, the handmade clothes I wear, and share free patterns.
A few weeks ago I was making a cargo pant from Revista Patrones and the pattern had side pockets with a flap. Since the sewing tutorial that comes with the pattern in the magazine is really minimal, the flap pockets weren’t very well explained. So I decided to do my […]
Hola sewing friends! Winter is coming (or at least it is here) so last week I decided to sew a pair of handmade mittens for my husband. He bikes to work so his hands were getting colder and colder; I thought that making him a pair of handmade mittens would […]
Hello there! This lunch box bag project started a few days ago when my daughter started going to school and had to bring a lunch box. I thought she would love to bring it in a nice, cutie and personalized lunch box bag. Follow the below Lunch Box Bag Tutorial […]
Last week I announced the launch of my sewing workshops in Amsterdam. Well, that is still on, but this week I am the one that is taking classes. I joined the Amsterdam Fashion Academy to follow an intensive course on Pattern Making to make a tailored jacket. Isn’t that great? […]
I had this Wembley cardigan pattern for a few months. I knew the day would come I would like to make it. I didn’t know what fabric to use but one of the coupons I bought last week at the fabric market was perfect for it. So I took the […]
My daughter needed new slippers and I decided to sew a new pair of them for her. I thought that sewing slippers for her was a cute project to make and she would be super happy to know that I had made them specially for her. Together we had bought […]
This week I had to make piped pockets with zipper for my work-in-progress cargo pants and decided to make this tutorial for you and maybe save you some time 😉 This tutorial will explain you step by step how to make a piped cargo pocket with zipper, or more generally, […]
Last week I was one of the few lucky ones chosen by Kelly from Sew a Little Seam to test her new Ollie Bomber pattern for Adult. Do you remember a few weeks ago when I said that I was going to test new patterns? Well, time has come! This […]
Well known is the Plantain Tee proposed by Deer and Doe (by the way this t-shirt pattern is free). To me, it was me first time making a wearable garment in knit. One of my sewing friends suggested to do a Plantain-make meet up with 2 other friends so we […]