My African-Inspired Dress

My friend celebrated an African-inspired birthday party, so I wore a self-drafted, selfmade african-inspired dress. Of course 😉 Eine Freundin feierte eine Afrika-Geburtstagsparty und ich nähte mir dafür – natürlich…

Design your own life planner cover – free pattern / Eigene Planerhülle nähen

If you have some beautiful fabric left overs, why not sew your own life planner cover instead of paying a lot of money? Plus, you can design it to your…

Tester Call: Boys‘ Easy Fitting Pull-Up Pants – Probenäher gesucht: Lockere Pullup-Hose für Jungs

I’m in need for testers for my new sewing pattern: The easy fitting pull-up pants for boys.

Pattern Drafting – My First Blouse / Selbst entworfene Bluse

Hey there, dear readers. Did you know that I recently learnt to draft my own patterns? I made the pattern for the blouse you see here and will explain to…

Drafting a Raglan Shirt (2) – Ein Raglan Shirt entwerfen (2)

Last week I showed you here how I drafted a raglan shirt based on my basic bodice and sleeve patterns. I’m glad to show you the outcome today.

Drafting a raglan shirt (Part 1) – ein Raglan-Shirt entwerfen (Teil 1)

What is the difference between a raglan and a normal shirt?

Sewing a pencil case for my kid – Selbstgenähtes Mäppchen

Here in Germany, kids take these huge pencil case s with them, where they not only keep their pencils, but also small scissors, rulers, etc. They are usually made of…

Wristlet Bag

Normally, when cutting out your fabric, you cut off the selvage edge and throw it away. But this time, I found the edge to be really neat and thought about…