My love affair with midi/maxi skirts continues

It’s exciting to discover something new for yourself, isn’t it? I used to only wear above the knee skirts and dresses, but making the maxi dress the previous summer introduced me to the beautiful world of midi and maxi skirts. My tulips skirt clinched it for me: I’ve basically been living in it this summer.…

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Meet The Tent. It’s magnificent.

I’m in a rather bad mood today – my relaxing break from difficult things turned out to be not so relaxing after all – but I still wanted to show you one of my favourite unblogged (as of yet) makes. It has earnt the affectionate nickname The Tent, and I want to spent the rest…

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The One with the Tiny Tulips

Dear readers! I’m back! Well, actually, I’m on a break. On a break from exhausting things, by which I mean studying, writing and thinking in general! I intend to relax this summer. This week, I even bought lots of fluffy summer books and then I read – dramatic pause – FOR FUN. I read a…

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Weekend Update: Biased

Good morning my lovelies! I’m in a very good mood today because I just had 11 hours of sleep and feel incredibly refreshed and energetic. I’m also loving this weekly update thing where I can just ramble randomly about recent crafting exploits or personal stories! First things first: I’m now on Facebook! You can add…

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Weekend Update: The Worst. Thing. Ever!

What is the worst thing ever, you ask? Obviously, it’s when I discovered that I had run out of yarn for my sweater! I went to the Wolle Rödel in Ulm at once, but they didn’t have the right colourway there. Two days later, I asked at their branch in Heidelberg, but they didn’t have it either…

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Finally: A Christmas dress

My friend Patricia has been trying to convince me to sew a Christmas dress for a couple of years now. You have a dress for autumn and for spring, why not one for Christmas, she’d ask. Finally, I ran out of arguments when I made my Halloween dress this year. If I had a dress for…

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In Which My Butt Looks Fiiiine (If I Do Say So Myself)

Yes, you read that right. The butt in question looks like this in those trousers: I mean, I’d hit that. Okay, okay, I’ll stop perving on myself right now. It’s just that I’m so extraordinarily pleased that I sewed a pair of trousers and they look good. To be honest, I was fully prepared to chuck…

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