Staying out (in) of the heat and sketching rompers

  Yesterday was one of those hot and sticky days when the most appealing thing is to stay in and do nothing. So that’s what we did Alva and me, absolutely nothing. Mathieu was at work and the brothers in school so we put on the AC, poured up some lemonade and put on a […]

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My findings

  These are my findings from Sunday’s market, old French lace, some Liberty inspired fabric and lots of ribbons! This mama is going to a whole lot of baby clothes! :) I made a bloomer yesterday but it turned out more like panties so today I’m making another one and begin a romper, it’s going to […]

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Sewing flea market

With my previous post about my wish list for 55+ers you might think that I’ve gone granny forever and this one wont change your mind :) Because on Sunday morning we went to a local sewing flea market to look at ribbons, fabrics and lace together with about 400 real grannies! But it was so […]

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Alva ♥ pixie

  I got in to a little creative flow the other day and decided to make a pixie bonnet for Alva. It took me about 30 minutes and it was so much fun. So much fun that I actually sew another one on the spot, in mustard yellow linen. So now the poor thing wears […]

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Slowly preparing the move

  Now it’s exactly one more month to go before we move and we have already begun filling some moving boxes. The kids packed their games and puzzles last weekend while Alva and me did some sorting in all our hobby stuff. We have quite a lot of it, actually a whole cupboard filled. But […]

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