New Priority No 2: Baby Clothes
How I felt overwhelmed by cute jersey prints for little boys and nevertheless started planning to make baby clothes for my little baby boy.
New Priority No 1: Maternity Clothes
How being pregnant changed my sewing priorities for 2021. Making maternity clothes became my no. 1 priority for January and February 2021.
Always prewash your Fabrics!
In fall 2020 I found this beautiful blue knitted fabric on one of my excursions into the Doha fabric market. I had not planned to buy any knitted fabric and did not expect to find any in Doha anyway. After all…
My Dress Parade Part 2
About practicing my dress making techniques by making two sari dresses based on Tanya Whelan's book 'Sew Many Dresses, Sew Little Time'.
One Pattern, Many Options
How I could sew two different shirts and a simple dress from different jersey prints by purchasing only one Burda Style pattern.
All my T-shirts
After practicing sewing with jersey and making two more t-shirts, I started exploring French terry fabric for longer and warmer shirts. And I absolutely felt in love with this type of fabric!
Sewing with Jersey
How I started to learn sewing with jersey by making various jersey t-shirts noting down my lessons learnt to feel comfortable for more complicated jersey and knit projects.
My Dress Parade Part 1
How I started out learning to sew dresses. Making dress No 1 and dress No 2 taught me that I have to take one step at a time and make many dresses before making my wedding dress.
When I Made my Wedding Dress
How I realized my crazy plan of sewing my own wedding dress with the help of Tanya Whelan's book "Sew many Dresses, Sew Little Time".