This little lady turned 3 last week (#cuemommytears, #stopgrowingup) and my aunt bought her this cosy sweatshirt knit. Little did she know that my stash contained matching fabric (#stashisuseful). An idea was born and my sewjo was kicked back to life. (#halleluja) Patterns: Dress/tunic: Blå Blomma dress (Ottobre 1/2016) size 104 Leggings: Storm legging (Ottobre 1/2016) size 110 Fabric and notions: Deer sweatshirt fabric Blue sparkle sweatshirt fabric (grey colour way) yellow rib knit (stash) Review: What I like about working with Ottobre is the fact that their patterns are well-drafted, true to size and super fun. They always include little … Continue reading Glitter deer combo
With my pregnancy nearing the end (maybe by the time you read this, I will have had the baby), I decided to make a small post partum capsule wardrobe. Because I don´t fit into them yet, I´ve used my mannequin as a stand in.
The clothes I was going to make had to be:
- adapted to weight fluctuations
- nursing friendly
(Please excuse me for the horrible phone pics but my fancy camera battery died just as I wanted to take pictures) So, I made pants… Actual pants made out of jeans! But I cheated! Let me tell you how 🙂 Pattern: I had been eyeing this pattern for a while. But it felt like cheating to order it. Finally I caved and ordered it. It’s the Simple Skinny Jeans by Sew Liberated. Fabric: I used a very thin stretch denim I bought for 14 euro at the market. The pattern called for 2 metres but I ended up using only … Continue reading The One where I made Pants