Virginia Leggings of Megan Nielson

The March pattern for the Sew My Style project was the Virginia leggings by Megan Nielson. This is yet another sewing project (I had similar feelings regarding the Saunio Cardigan) that I probably would not have made if it was not for Sew My Style. The main reason for this is when I plan my…

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The Saunio Cardigan

  As I mentioned in one of my posts on January, I am participating in the #SewMyStyle project which aims to raise “awareness about the slow fashion movement.” The participants are asked to sew one garment each month from a different indie pattern company. This month’s pattern is the Saunio Cardigan pattern from Named Clothing.

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The Rigel Bomber

It seems like bomber jackets are back in fashion this year as well as velvet. I am not really an avid follower of fashion trends but I am always happy when classic pieces reappear in seasonal collections and make their way to store windows. For instance, Zara had a full collection of bomber jackets this…

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Toaster Sweater Version 2

Diving into pants and swimwear, I realized that it’s been a while since I have sewn a basic. As my sewing skills improve, I always try to take on challenging projects to learn new techniques and try making new types of garments like swimwear and hopefully lingerie some day. However, it is also nice to…

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The Coco Trousers

Skinny jeans and tight pants being the trend, I had my doubts about the Coco Trousers pattern by the designer Ralph Pink. It has nothing to do with the pattern but rather I am quite used to wearing pants way below my natural waistline. I don’t think that I have one pair of pants that…

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