Me and my sister-in-law got to enjoy our xmas present from our mother-in-law this weekend; a sewing course! I haven't sewn since the 6th grade and never ever thought it was something I would like to be able to do. But since immersing myself into blogland - where everyone seems to be able to create something with their hands - I've caught the bug. On the course we all had to make a skirt and although we didn't finish them in time (I still need to hem the skirt and sort out the waist band) I'm so chuffed that I got so far without any disasters. I think I might need to get a sewing machine now and then I'll finally be able to tackle this.
The skirt looks great! I have that book too, my dad brought it back from Japan for me at Christmas. I hope to make one for the projects in it soon.ReplyDelete
skitfin!!! plattan i mattan! :D (rubriken! ha ha)ReplyDelete
such a gorgeous pattern on your skirt - well done, i admire anyone who can sew! ;-)ReplyDelete
AHHH! Famapa!!! I am so happy for you! I have had that book for so long and I want to tackle it too!! Your skirt looks great! And it is so good that you learned to make something from a pattern! I can't wait to see what you make!ReplyDelete
so good for you!! I admire anybody who can sew... :)ReplyDelete
Vad fint tyg!ReplyDelete
Nån har likadana skor som jag! (du?!)
That fabric is so great. I don't have that book yet, but you have convinced me to find it if I can. I sew regularly and design some, although they have never seen the light of day on my blog. You have inspired me...ReplyDelete
Thank you, ever so much!
cool photos and cool gift! love the shot of the boots on the sewing machine pedal.ReplyDelete
vad kul att du har börjat sy! kjolen ser ju jättefin ut!ReplyDelete
den boken vill jag också ha, absolut:)
ooh, excellent. i thought of you today as i put my unpick to very good use and wondered how you got on. excellently, it seems!ReplyDelete
I adore your blog! It's actually bookmarked on my toolbar so I can check it every morning! I'm only just now de-lurking. I love the pattern on the skirt. And the boots! Any chance you'd be willing to reveal their brand?ReplyDelete
hey everyone! thanks for your encouraging words, I'm already missing the sewing machine... I really have to try and get one soon, I think it's a case of striking the iron while it's hot!ReplyDelete
lisen: tyvärr så är det inte mina stövlar (det är min svägerskas), jag tänkte köpa dem men de gjorde jätteont i hälarna (var dina hårda till att börja med?)!
ashley english: thanks for saying hello! I'm so happy to be part of your morning routine :) the boots are from camper , they're so nice aren't they?!!
I'm just starting to try to learn to sew. Your first projects are great!ReplyDelete
It looks fabulous! Hems are easy--and that fabric is just awesome.ReplyDelete
hey great! i never really learned to sew either. in the school we had the choice to learn wood works, and i chose that one. so i´m totally poor in sewing, but i still sometimes try to do something, just because it´s fun!ReplyDelete
go for it!
de är lite hårda i lädret som nya, men inte så att de gjorde ont. har inte hunnit ha de så mkt innan det blev kallt o blött i höstas...ReplyDelete
har dock att par sandaler jag köpt o INTE gått in, älskar dem...men inte o ha på mej dem. TRÅÅÅKIT. De ger skoskav garanterat varje gång jag har dem.
men som sagt, nu haru en fin kjole!
oooh what a lovely gift! i have my second class tomorrow morning and i can't wait.ReplyDelete