The Gabrielle dress

Pattern: Gabrielle from Seamwork Fabric: Stoff og stil (no longer in stock) The Gabrielle dress is a pattern from Semawork magazine, in the may issue. I subscribe to Seamwork, but I haven’t made up that many of there patterns lately. But I totally fell for the Gabrielle dress. From Seamwork: The Gabrielle dress is a…

Other peoples makes I loved in May!

I don’t make all the things I would love to, and I don’t blog all the things I make. So sometimes this blogs feel a little bit empty. But I love sewingblogs, and all the pretty things out there that you all make. So I am starting a new post, and I think it will…

Bettinedress in flannel

Pattern: Bettine from Tilly and the buttons Fabric: Stoff og stil (I can´t find it on their page anymore) My first make in 2017 is a cozy dress in flannel. The pattern is Bettine from Tilly and the buttons. I have made one before and it is a fun make. Also I am still a bit…

Saras wardrobe challenge 2017

A  week ago I wrote about setting my own personal challenge for 2017. So that I would take more time to sew and make the things I want for my own closet. You can read about the challenge and the inspiration here. So the last week I have been looking at my pattern stash and…

My own personal wardrobe challenge?

This week I read about the #sewmystyle project that you can read about here. They describe there project like this: Above all, #SewMyStyle is all about raising awareness about the slow fashion movement and about encouraging young women to take up sewing. We want to show you that sewing your own wardrobe isn’t an unachievable dream. And…

Almada robe

Pattern: Almada from Seamwork Fabric: Stoff & stil I am easing in to non stretch fabrics with patterns to wear around the home, and where the fit can be a little off. This robe is also from seamwork, as my Astoria post. I loved the pictures of it when it came in the february issue….

Margot pyjamas

Pattern: Margot from Love at first stitch Fabric: An old cotton bedsheet Starting my sewing journey by sewing knits, have made me quit afraid of the non stretch fabrics. Because the have no forgiveness in not fitting. But i have decided to get past that fear, and I hope that the book love at first…

The Astoria

I have made two very successful versions of the Astoria pullover from Seamwork. I got the pattern before I started to subscribe, and it was the pattern that made me start to subscribe. If you have not heard of semawork before, check them out. The dust pink one was my second attempt,after a velvet one…

Meet my 3 cocos

To start this blog of with a bang, I decided to wright about some of the old things I made, to show you all. The first and second dress I made were all the Coco by Tilly and the buttons. There are several patterns I made more then once. And this one I already made…

Welcom to a new and english beginning

Hey. I am Sara, maybe you have never seen me before, or maybe you are here because you are my mum. This is my second blog. My first one was a norwegian sewingblog. Norwegian is my first language, and that might show as I try to write an english blog. Why did I choose to…