Boy Shirt

There are lots of clothes I made for my kids that I never posted about. This shirt is one of them. I made it last year, and what I love the most about it is that my son specifically asked for it, after he saw me making this set of a Ema Romper and Wayne Shirt…

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Harem shorts tutorial and free pattern – size 4-6y

It’s been two years since I started working on this harem pants/shorts pattern. I started with babies pants and then updated it to bigger sizes, as my boy is a big fan of this comfy wear. I am now working on making it available for PDF download on my online shop. But until it is…

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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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Portuguese bloggers sew Ottobre…

… and a giveaway ! I got this stunning invitation to be part of a sewing tour along with some very tallented seamstresses!!!! This is my first time in a tour, so you may find my speach over-thrilled (just ignore it, thanks). Ottobre Design ® magazine is celebrating 15 Years, so for these days a group of 15 portuguese…

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loja nova ♥ new shop

  Como sabem, há cerca de 2 anos comecei a fazer, por encomenda alguns artigos para bebés. Ultimamente a plataforma que uso é a Etsy. Por uma questão de foco, acabei por manter a loja apenas em inglês, e voltada muito mais para um público fora do país. Não por vontade própria, ou por estratégia, apenas porque…

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girl’s hat | chapéu de menina

Finding hats for my kids in not a simple task. They’re both big, long, head kids! Most hats won’t fit them well. This summer I tried to find a new hat for Gabriela, because her old one is too small now. I didn’t find any (it is not easy to match available models, sizes, and my…

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