Posts matching "skirt"

My Christmas Skirt

December 1, 2018

Two years ago, I made a Rosari skirt in denim. I thought I would wear it mainly in the spring, with a t-shirt and sneakers, but it quickly became a staple of my winter wardrobe paired with opaque tights. I wanted to make a new version in a true seasonal fabric: forest green velvet, perfect for the holidays!

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Deer&Doe: the Azara skirt

September 24, 2017

After my Givre dress, let me introduce my version of the Azara skirt, the second pattern of the new Deer&Doe collection, which I sewed shortly after the release.

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Deer&Doe: the Goji skirt

March 15, 2017

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The new Deer&Doe collection is finally out! This time it contains three new spring-summer patterns: a blouse (Hoya), a trench coat (Luzerne), and a skirt/shorts (Goji), which is the one I’m presenting today 🙂

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Denim Rosari Skirt

March 6, 2017

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Between preparing for the release of the new Deer&Doe collection and feeling a bit tired lately, I haven’t even touched my sewing machine in a month, and I miss it a lot. However I still have one project to show here, that I managed to finish just before heading back to France: a denim Paulice Alice Rosari skirt.

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Neoprene vs. Scuba: a study in ZĂ©phyr

June 25, 2016

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The project I am showing today is so basic that I wasn’t sure it deserved a blog post by itself. It’s a simple ZĂ©phyr skirt, made out of a coral scuba. You know, scuba, this technical fabric that creates voluminous clothing that could almost stand up by itself, like the skirts and dresses made by Sandra, ElĂ©onore, or Jolies Bobines? But wait, my skirt drapes very differently from these, the fabric is much more fluid… What’s the deal with that? Well it turns out that even though the words seem to be used interchangeably pretty much everywhere, scuba and neoprene are actually two very different fabrics!

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