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Couture et Tricot · 8h ago

How to sew mitered corners with the hong-kong binding technique – Como cobrir cantos em esquina com fita de viés

EN Summary: It's not the first time that I'm using bias cut lining strips to bind a pocket facing, yet today I'm presenting a step-by-step photo sequence of how I used this technique to make...
Couture et Tricot · 1d ago

Miss Fisher DIY Sewing Guide: Hats and Fur Stoles

EN Summary: This blog entry lists a few sewing patterns that, in my opinion, may be used to make some of Miss Fisher's hats and fur stoles. Keep reading the full article.---PT Sumário: Este artigo lista alguns moldes de chapéus e estolas que podem se...
Couture et Tricot · 6d ago

Miss Fisher DIY Sewing Guide: The dresses!

EN Summary: In this article you'll find a compilation of sewing patterns for dresses, which I believe are compatible with Miss Fisher's era and style. Some of the patterns are based on real vintage garments, other's are just modern adaptations or con...
Couture et Tricot · 1W ago

Miss Fisher DIY Sewing Guide: belted blazer and Jodhpurs (sewing patterns round-up)

 EN Summary: Today's Miss Fisher DIY Sewing Guide is about belted blazers and Jodhpurs. Keep reading for a list of sewing patterns that can be used to sew Miss Fisher's daring look!---PT Sumário: O especial de hoje tem a haver com o look da Mish Fish...
Couture et Tricot · 1W ago

Miss Fisher DIY sewing guide: Coats and Jackets (sewing patterns round-up)

EN Summary: I'm starting a new series of posts called the "Miss Fisher DIY Style Guide"; I'm trying to round up a series of sewing patterns that would fit in the theme Miss Fisher's Style an...
Couture et Tricot · 1W ago

Style Muse: Miss Fisher (Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries)

EN Summary: Today I want to share a character that has caused a great impact on me style-wise: the Honorable Miss Phryne Fisher (a free spirit and private detective in the 20's) masterfully ...
Couture et Tricot · 2W ago

A quick weekend wrap-up: another take on V1526 pants and new Bella panties!

EN Summary: This article is mostly about the inside details of the Paco Peralta for Vogue Designer pants (V1526 C) since I decided I wanted another pair made from the same wool I used for ma...
Couture et Tricot · 3W ago

White lace Harriet bra and matching Frankie panties (includes tutorial on how to make a scalloped edge side seam)

EN Summary: Last week I made this white lingerie set and I used a couple of techniques for handling lace that I wanted to share; one of which is how to make a lace scalloped edge seam, a tec...
Couture et Tricot · 1M ago

Self-made lingerie set: Blue lace over white lycra (Simplicity 8229 view B and Simplicity 8228 view C)

EN Summary: Another take on Simplicity 8229 bra (see the first version here), this time merging the briefs with Simplicity 8228 view C briefs (using the lace insets on top of the lycra, inst...
Couture et Tricot · 1M ago

A Black Duoplex Marlborough bra and matching panties - Soutien Marlborough de Duoplex negro e cuequinha a condizer

EN Summary: Here's another self-made lingerie set: the Marlborough bra from Orange Lingerie (click here for the pattern) and matching panties made from the pattern Simplicity 8228 C, with mo...