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Sewing, Sewn

BAM! – Golden Snake Foil Bomber Jacket

Pattern:  Burda Blouson Jacket 02/2013 #125 Size: 36 Fabric: golden snake foil jersey (95% polyester, 5% spandex) cotton interlock for the lining Details: – welt pockets Alterations: – full sleeves instead of 3/4 – smaller waistband – lengthened by a couple of cm – normal collar instead of v-neck – added welt pockets Make Again? Hell Yes! Sometimes all you need to get out of a sewing slump is one […]

Sewing, Sewn

Upcycled old military jacket

Hi everyone, I hope you’re all well. Today I don’t have a sewing, but an upcycling project for you. You may or may not remember this jacket that I posted about in April last year. It’s one of my long term unfinished projects that I can now finally consider finished. Which is ridiculous, given that it only took a couple of hours to complete. But let’s start at the beginning: […]

Victoria Blazer

Victoria Blazer Fitting Problems:
I need your help!

While my September summer vacation feels like forever ago, I still remember that sad feeling when realizing I have to put my beautiful sandals on a shelf for another 8-9 months. It’s the worst. The good thing: Rainy autumn days are perfect for sewing! Yay! One of the projects I’m most excited about finishing is my Victoria blazer in the most awesome mexican fabric. There’s only one problem: This project is giving me a headache […]