Back to school-dress!

In Sweden we have for tradition to dress up both for the end of the school year and the beginning of it. Even if Alva isn’t starting until next year and we live in France I still wanted to make her a special outfit for today when her older brothers are going back to school. […]

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Jumpsuit for Alva #sewing

I found this super cute fabric in a craft store in Montpellier and I immidately knew I wanted to sew a jumpsuit for Alva! The print reminds me a bit of the brand bobo choses and I used a jumpsuit I bought from Zara to draw my own pattern. It turned out so cute, don’t […]

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Sketching

When I started to sew again a year ago or so, the hardest thing for me was the pattern part. How you copy, transfer and follow the instructions to sew. I’ve always been sewing freely without any patterns and I’ve never made any clothing so I was a total beginner. But after my mom showed […]

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Duo dresses – sewing patterns

  After five years of being a boys mama I can go a bit crazy sometimes with the real “girl stuff” and the mum – daughter dresses is one of them! But instead of buying some I’d like to try and sew them myself and I thought I would share the patterns I found with […]

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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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