Archive of ‘DIY’ category

Before Sunset

As it appears, I have been sewing a new dress a few days ago, made of a particularly beautiful and soft jersey fabric in a dark plum colour. It appeals to me in its simplicity and long, narrow shape. I also love the deeply cut back of it, to show off my shoulders, haha.I love […]

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Pretty in green / Self-made dress

I finally had the chance to take pictures of the latest dress I designed and sewed myself. I love the velvet mixed with the dark green floaty fabric so much! And the bow in the back is kinda my favourite part, I love bows! In case you’re wondering, I have an underskirt to wear with […]

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You’re my idea of beautiful

A few days ago, I got inspired by a fellow Lookbooker (Frankly: Fashion Zen (visit her blog!)) who created a miu miu-inspired skirt by ironing little sparrows on her skirt. After having searched the web for sparrow-, or cat-print fabric for weeks now, I finally had a new solution for DIY-ing miu miu dresses myself […]

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Pink ribbons…

… around my ankles. Me likes. Just played around with this ribbon that I found when I was looking for material to wrap presents in. It looks qite a bit Rococo, don’t you think? For my part, I had to think of Jean Fragonard’s painting with the girl on the swing, kicking away one of […]

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Sneak.

I just meant to show you what I’m busy working on (among other things) at the moment. I bought this beautiful crèpe de chine in black a while ago and once I’m finished with the beaded neckline, I’ll turn it into a flowy, very very heavy neckholder-dress. I’m sure it’s gonna look amazing. But sewing […]

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You Taught My Heart To Sing.

I feel winter approaching with huge steps – only not today when I intended to photograph the jumper I knitted lately. I was sweating like mad in this thing, because – even though it consists of nothing but holes (yeah, like my brain I know) – it keeps you perfectly warm! (Which is apparently not […]

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