Author Archives: cristina

There is always room for a little more…

Yes. that is what I thought this morning when stuffing my home-made taylor´s ham with wood scraps for hamsters bedding. I think I have been more than an hour patiently filling it, making a mess all over the place… I … Continue reading

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You surely know this song… Our man in black, Mr Paco de Lucía, died last night from a heart attack. Enjoy his talent.

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Day of the Dead: Spanish style

Don´t have much time to sew lately. I thought you´d like to know how we celebrate All Saints Day here in Spain. And don´t forget to be happy with those that are still here! 🙂

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Finally the Bombshell

Hello people! Just a few snapshots of my last creation the Bombshell swimsuit here. I followed the sew-along and everything went fine. I was able to understand the directions, but my sewing is not the finest… 🙂 My seams ending … Continue reading

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Serging ain´t easy

Hello  readers! How is summer going? I´ve been preparing my holidays lately, so I limited my sewing hours to read your blogs. Honestly, there are posts that could be labeled as pieces of art , not only for their aesthetics, … Continue reading

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Muslining (?) and new projects

So, dear sewist-bloggers this is what I´ve working on this week (not very much I must admit): This Vogue pattern was sent to me as a part of the Crafty class I´m enrolled in: The Couture Dress by Susan Khalje. … Continue reading

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Refashioning #1

Originally this was a dress. I bought it second hand in the flea market and cost me 3 euro. Unfortunately I don´t have a “before” picture but it had a white bodice full of flounces that added too much to … Continue reading

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