Clothing with heritage images
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In October last year I presented at the wonderful Sharing is Caring conference in Copenhagen. I was doing a Pecha Kucha about Aagaards Photos (see the photos on Flickr). At the same time I was showing off my new dress … Read More

Kids Galapagos t-shirt refashion
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When my mother-in-law visited Galapagos last year she brought back this t-shirt. It is a size 2 years and should fit Bess but she just can’t fit her head through it. Perhaps kids in South America have much smaller heads … Read More

How to sew an easy baby carrier for a doll
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If you have a look around my blog you will quickly spot that I have a daughter and that my daughter has a doll called Lily. She loves her Lily and she loves to copy me and my husband. We … Read More

June Knitting
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Let me start by saying that the weather today in Munich is perfect for knitting big woolly jumpers 🙂 It’s windy, it’s rainy and it’s all around yucky. We have had some very warm days in June though – like … Read More

Planning a patchwork project
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This weekend we had a great visit from a ‘crafty’ friend and her husband 🙂 We showed her around Munich and surprisingly she felt right at home with the food here being from German descendants in the US. Lots of … Read More

Tutorial: patchwork curtains and cushions
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Recently I showed you the curtains I made a couple of years ago from men’s shirts. This became two curtains for the living room in our flat in Holsted. We also had a craft room/studio <3 with one window and I wanted … Read More

Silk blouse to kids harem pants refashion
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This is again another refashion from a pattern and the pattern in question is the Ottobre Design Autumn 4/2012 (7) Harem pants for toddlers. I love this pattern. The pants are awesome and it is so easy to use the pattern for … Read More

Tutorial: Curtains from recycled shirts
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I have had a lot of comments from my family and friends on these curtains. Some thought they were awesome and other thought it was the craziest this I had yet attempted. My father asked if it wouldn’t just have … Read More

The shirt refashion – from pattern
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  This refashion is both about shirts and about refashioning from a pattern. I think there is a lot to be said about refashioning from a pattern. It is very handy when the item you are trying to make is … Read More

Refashioned cross-stitch bag
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I love this bag tutorial from Sew Much Ado. Actually it is a diaper bag tutorial and I did make one of these as a diaper bag a year ago. We used it a lot during Bess’ first 6 months … Read More

Buttonholes – my nemesis
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Arg! Why can’t I make nice buttonholes that sit in the right place. Its not fair! I am making the pretty Abbey jacket for Bess on my new beautiful Singer. But try as I might I have never been able … Read More

Sewing projects for me
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Much of the sewing I have been doing the last year has been for my darling daughter Bess. But now I am going to do some projects for myself. I have cut the fabric for some projects already. I am … Read More

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