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Yellow & blue

When my friend Wendy wore her yellow top in travel jersey I just loved it. But being blond I have to be careful whit the tone of yellow. Last week in Maastricht I saw the yellow fabric and decided to give it a go. I was lucky because it was the last piece on the… Lees verder Yellow & blue

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March makes

Sometimes it is nice to see what I made in one month. Especially when I thought I didn't make that much. But as you may know I always wear me made clothes. And building a collection takes time and planning. Soms is het leuk om te zien wat ik in een maand maakte. Vooral toen… Lees verder March makes

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First dress for spring

French Terry The fabric for this lovely dress I bought a while ago. I fell in love with the retro print. It’s a super nice french terry, so it’s a little ticker than a cotton knit and of course perfect for spring. A print like this works best with a simple pattern, so I surched… Lees verder First dress for spring

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First spring top

My first spring top is ready and what a timing, spring is just around the corner. For some fabrics you just need a very simple pattern. This fabric is a woven rayon. In the Ottobre spring/summer2019 I found the pattern. Just three pattern pieces, some elastic and a hour and half sewing ... Mijn eerste… Lees verder First spring top

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Teaser couture jacket

A lot of handstitching A few years ago I had a dream, some day I would like to make a couture jacket like the iconic Chanel jacket. So first I started to take lessons at sewing school to learn how to draft patterns myself. About two years later I felt confident enough to start the… Lees verder Teaser couture jacket

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Adventcalender – pattern Tingry

Recently I was invited to make a dress for Schnittquelle from Germany.  The pattern is part of the Advent calendar and is labelled as the pattern of the month. When I saw the pattern I really fell in love with the neckline, a wonderful waterfall with a little ribbon. Perfect for the houndstooth fabric laying in… Lees verder Adventcalender – pattern Tingry

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Pinstripe & houndstooth crush

Just as plaid/tartan fabrics, pinstripes and houndstooth are my crush fabrics for this season. Ever since my coworker Peggy wore her pinstripe pants to the Office, I really wanted to add them to my autumn collection. So when I visited the Maastricht market last week I bought a lovely dark blue stretch pinstripe. It would… Lees verder Pinstripe & houndstooth crush