Matilde Tunic Dress

It’s been a year since I made this summer dress. I loved the final result. It’s perfect for those really hot days (we have some heavy summer here), with some cute details. The straps make it easy to fit as our little girls grow. And voile, along with the back cut, gives it that final charm. Since…

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Sewing for comfy boys

This post was due by November, but other projects are taking my full-time and the blog is on pause. Still, I just couldn’t skip this one, because I love how this pants turned out and my 5 year old loves it too. He only wears comfy pants, which can make shopping tricky sometimes. This is the first…

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País sob fumo | A country under smoke

  Um país em chamas. Estamos de férias debaixo de uma nuvem de fumo arrastada pelo vento até ao mar. O ar está estranhamente escurecido e o mar reflecte uma luz laranja. No céu, as 4h da tarde parecem 8h da noite. O fumo faz sombra sobre os barcos no horizonte, transformando um dia de…

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Sewing on timeless days

It’s summertime. We’re enjoying some timeless days. And I’m taking time to sew for my kids. Here are a few photos of a very simple self-drafted dress with crossed straps in the back (not easy to see in the photos), and the forest we visited last weekend. She chooses the fabric *** Chegou o verão. Temos aproveitado…

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Around here | Por aqui

Hello world, this blog is still alive. Ola mundo, este blog ainda respira.   GuardarGuardar

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Inari Tee

Sometimes it takes longer than expected to simply take the next step. I finally decided to sew for myself.  Somehow, I don’t know why (or maybe I do), I’m always at the bottom of my priorities. But when you get to put your hands on that perfect fabric the world turns upside down! I received another…

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Berninando

Ultimamente tenho costurado 70% do tempo com uma máquina corta e cose que comprei há uns anos numa promoção no Lidl. Demorei dois anos a desempacotá-la, depois da primeira experiência. Agora, há cerca de dois meses resolvi dar-lhe uma segunda oportunidade, dedicar-lhe mais tempo, persistir um pouco, ver uns vídeos…. A verdade é que desde…

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